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Date: Thu, 25 Nov 2004 18:10:33 +0300
From: Solar Designer <>
Subject: Re: chpasswd bug?

On Thu, Nov 25, 2004 at 04:19:40PM +0300, Maxim Timofeyev wrote:
> > new-Owl (after big upgrade):
> adduser -r lotus
> echo lotus:lotus | chpasswd
> cat /etc/tcb/lotus/shadow
> lotus:lotus:12747::::::
> why?

That was a bug, and it's been fixed:

* Thu Nov 11 2004 Dmitry V. Levin <ldv at> 2:
- Restore chpasswd(8) behaviour, which was broken since

> shadow-utils-

The most current package is

Alexander Peslyak <solar at>
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