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Re: PAM Authenication problems

On Tue, Dec 20, 2005 at 04:57:23PM -0800, Vadim wrote:
> I updated my box today morning (I am using testing), and I lost my
> authenications.  Seems like PAm is not using shadow passwords.  My
> common-password contains only one live (default):
> password	required	pam_unix.so	nullok obscure min=4 max=8 md5
> Are there any other parameters which could contribute to this?
Has the /etc/passwd or /etc/shadow file changed?  Does each line in 
/etc/passwd have "x" in the second field?  You should have copies 
of these files in /var/backups.

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		-- Art Leo

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