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Fedora Core 5 Update: shadow-utils-4.0.14-5.FC5 Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora Updated package.
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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2006-201
2006-03-22
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Product     : Fedora Core 5
Name        : shadow-utils
Version     : 4.0.14                      
Release     : 5.FC5                  
Summary     : Utilities for managing accounts and shadow password files.
Description :
The shadow-utils package includes the necessary programs for
converting UNIX password files to the shadow password format, plus
programs for managing user and group accounts. The pwconv command
converts passwords to the shadow password format. The pwunconv command
unconverts shadow passwords and generates an npasswd file (a standard
UNIX password file). The pwck command checks the integrity of password
and shadow files. The lastlog command prints out the last login times
for all users. The useradd, userdel, and usermod commands are used for
managing user accounts. The groupadd, groupdel, and groupmod commands
are used for managing group accounts.

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* Wed Mar 22 2006 Peter Vrabec  2:4.0.14-5.FC5
* FC5 update
* Fri Mar 10 2006 Peter Vrabec  2:4.0.14-4
- fix lrename() function to handle relative symlinks too
* Tue Mar  7 2006 Peter Vrabec  2:4.0.14-3
- set default umask to 077 in login.defs
* Mon Mar  6 2006 Peter Vrabec  2:4.0.14-2
- use lrename() function, which follow a destination symbolic link(#181977)

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This update can be downloaded from:
  http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/updates/5/

b2c9e91005f1a4198fd4286c792e2d833f543be1  SRPMS/shadow-utils-4.0.14-5.FC5.src.rpm
e9817689bc543e7655c831b205e62f09a3679638  ppc/shadow-utils-4.0.14-5.FC5.ppc.rpm
12e0f7f9159b760b012a399de0e42642eede49a8  ppc/debug/shadow-utils-debuginfo-4.0.14-5.FC5.ppc.rpm
27a88bf5b29df69a69ebf1db3009105913ad4cf3  x86_64/shadow-utils-4.0.14-5.FC5.x86_64.rpm
92984c115dfa1b6289f2c00ae82c903f24e0dc8f  x86_64/debug/shadow-utils-debuginfo-4.0.14-5.FC5.x86_64.rpm
df13ffef232ee2638c773fc517d4da060e048844  i386/shadow-utils-4.0.14-5.FC5.i386.rpm
f52936f4e7dffa3e33bee1fd1d184d1469ff9990  i386/debug/shadow-utils-debuginfo-4.0.14-5.FC5.i386.rpm

This update can be installed with the 'yum' update program.  Use 'yum update
package-name' at the command line.  For more information, refer to 'Managing
Software with yum,' available at http://fedora.redhat.com/docs/yum/.
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