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Re: [gnubies-il] Mandrake10 & ADSL

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  • Michael Green
    ... The special card I guess is SecureID card? The best way to deal with that is probably write a script that will prompt you (user) for a new password and
    Message 1 of 2 , Nov 23, 2004
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      sorin2k4 wrote:
      >
      > Hello, people.
      > I have an ADSL issue: I have Mandrake10 at home. I am connecting to
      > Internet through ADSL. The problem I am facing is that my password is
      > not fix, but a random one, given by a special card.
      > What is the best way to connect, given the fact that is not a
      > computer that I can leave connected 24-hours a-day?
      >


      The "special" card I guess is SecureID card?
      The best way to deal with that is probably write a script that will
      prompt you (user) for a new password and then replace the appropriate
      string in the /etc/pap|chap-secrets file and then initiate the connection.

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