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Re: Shadow password policy

Previously Chris wrote:
> My question is:  Can I produce a package that only supports shadow
> passwords, or will I need to modify the code to autodetect if shadow
> passwords are on or not.

Why would that package access the passwd directly? One of the Debian
goals is moving to PAM, in which cases accessing the passwd is quite


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