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Re: [Q] How to detect if shadow passwords are installed ?

Joey Hess <joey@kite.ml.org> writes:

> Perhaps the shadow group should be added to the default groups file for all
> systems, shadowed or not? Other programs will have this same problem in the
> future, I'm sure.

Yes, let's go ahead and do this please.  If the group file maintainer
will assign a GID, I'll make the new shadowed passwd package make
/etc/shadow be 640 root.shadow.


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