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Re: su fails

On Mon, 22 Sep 1997, Dave Wreski wrote:

> Hi all.  I'm not sure which package is actually doing it, but one of them
> I've added prevents me from su'ing.  I'm pretty sure its pam-0.57-8.
> Can someone tell me the latest stable version available?  It seems that
> samba only works properly, at least for me, with pam-0.57-8.  Even then it
> requires modifications to /etc/pam.d/samba.  Also, it seems the passwd
> string from /etc/shadow is extrodiarily long: 
> user::$1$KunBeg/x$TQ4T50LfdJp6Epko8DUT8/:10126:-1:-1:-1:-1:-1:0
I do not know anything about pam either but the above looks weird.
I thought that the colons separated the fields and that the 2nd
field was the passwd or is this just a typo? If so just ignore this.


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