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I have root access on RHEL 6.

How can I find the file that contains non-administrator users and the passwords

How can I find out what a user's pw is, and modify it if necessary
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/etc/passwd , /etc/shadow

You can't find out a user's password, but you can change it without knowing it if you're root.
Use the "passwd" utility.
See "man passwd"!

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