4.2 -> 5.2 passwd format change?
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Wed Aug 4 14:39:42 PDT 2004
peter at bgnett.no (Peter N. M. Hansteen) writes:
> I'm in the process of moving users from a 4.2 machine to an updated
> setup using 5.2.1. There appears to have been some changes in the
> password format (as in the users are not able to log in to the test
> system), and the main reference I find is this entry in
> There was a change in the passwd format. Need more information.
> Any pointers appreciated.
I've moved password entries from 4.x to 5.x with no problem.
Did you remember to rebuild the database?
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