String, modifiable

The runconfirmmessage variable contains the prompt that is displayed when the submitting user is required to enter a password. If a prompt is not set in runconfirmmessage, then the following default prompt is used: type in the user's password.

The Privilege Management for Unix and Linux variable runconfirmuser determines if a password is required.

There is no read-only version of this variable.

runconfirmmessage = string;

A string containing a user-password prompt. The default value is empty, which defaults to type in the user's password.

runconfirmmessage = "Please enter the password for pat";

For more information, please see runconfirmuser.