euare-usermod man page

euare-usermod ā€” Change the name and/or path of a user


euare-usermod [-n USER] [-p PATH] [--enabled {true,false}]

[--pwd-expires YYYY-MM-DDThh:mm:ssZ]

[--reg-status {REGISTERED,APPROVED,CONFIRMED}] [--as-account ACCOUNT] [-U URL] [--region USER@REGION] [-I KEY_ID] [-S KEY] [--security-token TOKEN] [--debug] [--debugger] [--version] [-h] USER


Change the name and/or path of a user

positional arguments


name of the user to update

optional arguments

-n USER, --new-user-name USER

new name for the user

-p PATH, --new-path PATH

new path for the user

--enabled {true,false}

[Eucalyptus only] 'true' to enable the user, or 'false' to disable the user

--pwd-expires YYYY-MM-DDThh:mm:ssZ

[Eucalyptus only] New password expiration date, in ISO8601 format


[Eucalyptus < 4.2 only] new registration status. Only CONFIRMED users may access the system.

--as-account ACCOUNT

[Eucalyptus cloud admin only] run this command as the administrator of another account

-U URL, --url URL

identity service endpoint URL

--region USER@REGION

region and/or user names to search when looking up config file data

-I KEY_ID, --access-key-id KEY_ID

-S KEY, --secret-key KEY

--security-token TOKEN


show debugging output


launch interactive debugger on error


show the program's version and exit

-h, --help

show this help message and exit


December 2016 euca2ools 3.4 User Commands