add, change, or delete digest passwords.
see also :
lp - lpr
[ username ]
lppasswd -a [ -g groupname ] username
lppasswd -x username
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adds, changes, or deletes passwords in the CUPS digest
password file, passwd.md5. When run by a normal user,
lppasswd will prompt for the old and new passwords.
When run by the super-user, lppasswd can add new
accounts (-a username), change existing accounts
(username), or delete accounts (-x username)
in the digest password file. Digest usernames do not have to
match local UNIX usernames.
supports the following options:
Specifies a group other than
the default system group.
Copyright 2007-2013 by Apple Inc.
By default, the lppasswd program is not installed to allow
ordinary users to change their passwords. To enable this, the
lppasswd command must be made setuid to root with the
chmod u+s lppasswd
While every attempt has been made to make lppasswd secure
against exploits that could grant super-user privileges to
unprivileged users, paranoid system administrators may wish to
use Basic authentication with accounts managed by PAM instead.