user2444409 user2444409 - 1 year ago 166
Linux Question

Modifying Cpanel account over SSH

My Cpanel licence has expired and I need to enable shell access for account X , Can I do it over ssh as root? I'm able to create account , however I don't know hot to modify it. I was not able to find answer for this question.

Thank You.

Answer Source

You can change user shell through command line using " usermod " command

usermod -s /bin/bash USERNAME

You can check /etc/passwd file to verify user shell.

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