[svlug] NIS problem

Mike Castle dalgoda at ix.netcom.com
Wed Oct 1 12:31:58 PDT 2003

On Wed, Oct 01, 2003 at 12:24:43PM -0700, Sanatan Rai wrote:
> : grep sanat /etc/*
> 	That gives:
> [root at algorithm authconfig]# grep sanat /etc/*
> /etc/shadow-:sanat:$1$EH3jCTks$lKfaGN8MODuBw5urKXG961:12313:-1:99999:-1:::
> 	Hmm...So removing this line should do the trick, right?

Not sure.  If it was /etc/shadow, I'd say yes, but that's /etc/shadow- and
I'm not sure if that file is actually used anywhere, or if it's just a

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