Monitoring, Management & Location Tracking

How to edit ALE GUI users from the CLI

In ALE, to add a new GUI user or edit an existing one, use the script, like this:

# /opt/ale/bin/ -b /opt/ale/html/.htpasswd <username> <password>


 # /opt/ale/bin/ -b /opt/ale/html/.htpasswd joemontana PassW0rd

If your password uses special characters, you should escape them with a backslash.  For example, if you want joemontana to have a password of "dollar$bang!", use this syntax:

 # /opt/ale/bin/ -b /opt/ale/html/.htpasswd joemontana dollar\$bang\!

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