How to change the password of a Linux user

Summary

To change the password of a Linux user, do this:

passwd

That will change the currently logged in user’s password.

To change the password of another user, do this:

passwd username

That will change the password of another user.

Reference

https://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/linux-set-change-password-how-to/

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