• Setting a simple password?


    I’m trying to set a simple password for one of my users and Antergos is forcing password restrictions that won’t let me change it. I am using Gnome. I can change the user password with root in the terminal, but I’ve read that this breaks home directory encryption. Is there a config file somewhere that sets these restrictions? I read it’s /etc/pam.d/system-auth but no such file seems to exist.

    Any ideas?

  • I am not sure but the only problem is that you have different passwords then for login user and to unlock crypted devices…

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  • @sebiiant said in Setting a simple password?:

    I’m trying to set a simple password for one of my users and Antergos is forcing password restrictions that won’t let me change it

    Did you try to change password with sudo passwd desired_user?

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  • @fernandomaroto "I can change the user password with root in the terminal, but I’ve read that this breaks home directory encryption. "

    No.

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