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Re: Detect if root login is disabled?

On Wed, Dec 07, 2011 at 08:15:42PM +0800, Daniel Hartwig wrote:
> Would like to know the locked status before trying su so that the
> program can either fall back to sudo or give an error message more
> informative than just "incorrect password".

What is the security implication of letting anyone see which accounts
are locked and which are not?

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