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"franz.reitinger" 10-01-2011 06:25 PM

backuppc help
Backuppc creates during the installation several configuration files in
/etc/backuppc; among these files you can find htpasswd managing the

Adding a password is done using the htpasswd-command:

htpasswd htpasswd aNewUser


On Sat, 1 Oct 2011 08:58:18 -0400, Verde Denim wrote:

I've installed backuppc from the repo on my 11.04 server
From my 11.04 laptop, I go to the address to login as: [1]

The authentication dialog comes up, but when I entered the user as
backuppc and the password, it fails.
After checking this a couple of times, I figured that maybe I had

pw wrong, so I went to a terminal and executed -
passwd -d backuppc

passwd backuppc
New password: xxx
Retype: xxx
Password changed

I returned to the web interface and got the same results. I must be
missing something here, but cannot tell exactly what.
Anyone set this up successfully? Thanks, as always, for the



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