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Quick HOWTO : Lock and unlock a user in AIX

To unlock,

chuser account_locked=false user
chsec -f /etc/security/user -a account_locked=false -s user

To lock,

chuser account_locked=true user
chsec -f /etc/security/user -a account_locked=true -s user

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