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System is down in normal mode so we can't access the system normally.

Customer doesn't know any DST password.

Thus DST.

Need to get into DST to IPL the system in console mode to see what's going on.

Can't do a CHGDSTPWD.

Need to use DST option 21 on panel.


On 3/16/2023 11:51 AM, Jim Oberholtzer wrote:
Sign on to IBM i as QSECOFR. Use CHGDSTPWD to set it to *DFT.

The log on as QSECOFR/QSECOFR and change the password. You can use SST
you don’t need DST.

On Thu, Mar 16, 2023 at 1:47 PM Jerry Draper<midrangel@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>

Customer lost DST QSECOFR password.

Following these instructions on an 8202 P7 system from Larry Bolhuis

Select manual mode from the control panel (01 B M)
Select function 21 and press Enter
control panel display is now 21 00

Selected function 21 from the pull out control panel

Press enter and control panel is now 21 00

Press enter again

Using ACS I still get a prompt for DST userid/password when I click
console for selected system

Expecting to be able to log on to DST with QSECOFR QSECOFR

Hmm. What am I missing?



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