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 //​nems-init//​ automates and simplifies the following operations: //​nems-init//​ automates and simplifies the following operations:
  
-  - **Forces you to change ​the //​pi// ​Linux user password.** ​(Old NEMS versions only: //pi// user was deprecated in NEMS 1.3) You should never have a production ​Pi using the default ​pi:​raspberry ​username:​password since there are many malware scripts that seek out and destroy such devices. Make sure you select a strong password as this user will have SSH and super user access. This is also the user you will use to access network shares located on your NEMS Linux server+  - **Removes ​the default ​Linux user and randomizes its password.** You should never have a production ​server ​using the default username:​password since there are many malware scripts that seek out and destroy such devices. 
-  - **Creates your NEMS user.** This is the username and password you will use to access web-based systems such as NConf, Nagios Core, and your NEMS-Migrator backups (over https), as well as when you login to the NEMS server over SSH or local console.+  - **Creates your NEMS user.** This is the username and password you will use to access web-based systems such as NConf, Nagios Core, and your NEMS-Migrator backups (over https or samba), as well as when you login to the NEMS server over SSH or local console. Make sure you select a strong password as this user will have SSH and super user access. This is also the user you will use to access network shares located on your NEMS Linux server.
   - **Configures your timezone.** NEMS Linux uses NTP to automatically update your NEMS server'​s date and time based on your configured timezone.   - **Configures your timezone.** NEMS Linux uses NTP to automatically update your NEMS server'​s date and time based on your configured timezone.
   - **Configures your keyboard locale/​language.**   - **Configures your keyboard locale/​language.**
  • commands/nems-init.txt
  • Last modified: 2019/02/09 18:16
  • by Robbie Ferguson