1 .Dd February 2, 2015 2 .Dt PASSWD 1 3 .Os ubase 4 .Sh NAME 5 .Nm passwd 6 .Nd change a user's password 7 .Sh SYNOPSIS 8 .Nm 9 .Op Ar username 10 .Sh DESCRIPTION 11 .Nm 12 changes the user's password. The user is prompted for their current password. 13 If the current password is correctly typed, a new password is requested. The 14 new password must be entered twice to avoid typing errors. The superuser is 15 not required to provide a user's current password.