How To Pass Commands Into NSSCON Via Script On OES Linux

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Novell Open Enterprise Server (Linux based)


At times administrators wish to script certain functionality for bootup, or other reasons. NSSCON has to be loaded before NSS commands can be passed; however, NSSCON only accepts input from the keyboard directly and not scripts.


Use the following commands to execute NSS commands directly in a script (without having to open NSSCON):
echo -e "Enter Command Here"> /dev/nsscmd