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24 Jan 14 How to reset auth retry count on hp-ux 11.31

I really published this as a self reference document so I can find it next time this happens and I forget how to fix it.

root logins fail enough time to lock the root password. You power cycle the box and boot single user mode to fix the problem.

userdbset -d -u root auth_failures

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