Change the admin user password on Splunk forwarder

Lately when I install the client forwarder on MacOS the password gets corrupted and I have to inexplicably reset the password following this method

rename the $SPLUNKHOME/etc/passswd and restart splunkforwarder to rest it to default “changeme”.

 

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