Subject: Re: bin/11518: chfn (at the least) nullifies passwords through yp
To: None <>
From: Mason Loring Bliss <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 11/18/2000 14:57:03
On Sat, Nov 18, 2000 at 12:43:46PM -0500, Mason Loring Bliss wrote:

> chfn blows away a user's password when NIS is running.

To clarify, I should say that the second field of the password file is
filled with an asterisk, not emptied entirely.

So, the result:


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