svpw(1) enter/delete the supervisor password on a Toshiba laptop.


svpw [ -uh ]


svpw allows the entry and deletion of the supervisor password on a Toshiba laptop that supports them. It also allows you change whether the setup utilities can be run in the user password mode. For more information on password security on your Toshiba laptop please consult the User's manual.

For technical reasons this program can only be run from the console.


When run without any options it displays whether the supervisor password is registered or not, and allows you to either register or delete it.
Display the current user password mode and allow it to be changed.
Print a short synopsis of the command line arguments.


This program has no known bugs (yet)!


This program was written by Jonathan Buzzard ([email protected]) and may be freely distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License. There is ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY for this program.