HowTo: Change TSM Node’s Password

A short note about how to change TSM node’s password and remove its expiration.

Change Node’s Password from TSM Client

Execute set password from TSM Client command line, to change a node’s password.

tsm-cli> set password

Reset Node’s Password from TSM Server

Use the following syntax on TSM Server command line to set a password for a node.

tsm-serv> update node NODENAME PASSWORD

Remove Password Expiration

Set the option passexp=0 on TSM Server to disable password expiration for a node.

tsm-serv> update node NODENAME passexp=0