Sun Identity Manager 8.1 Resources Reference

Usage Notes

The HP-UX resource adapter primarily provides support for the following HP-UX commands:

For more information about supported attributes and files, refer to the HP-UX manual pages for these commands.

When a rename of a user account is executed on an HP-UX resource, the group memberships are moved to the new user name. The user’s home directory is also renamed if the following conditions are true:

The Bourne-compliant shell (sh, ksh) must be used as the root shell when connecting to a UNIX resource (AIX, HP-UX, Solaris, or Linux).

The administrative account that manages HP-UX accounts must use the English (en) or C locale. This can be configured in the user’s .profile file.

In environments in which NIS is implemented, you can increase performance during bulk provisioning by implementing the following features:

Do not use control characters (for example, 0x00, 0x7f) in user passwords.