sulogin and shadow

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Wed Dec 13 13:23:35 PST 2000

On December 13, 2000 03:57 pm, you wrote:
> Does the sulogin from sysvinit work with shadow passwords and md5
> checksums? If not, the LFS book should be changed so that the shadowpwd
> sulogin is installed and not overwritten by the sysvinit one. BTW, it
> seems that the make install from shadowpwd forgets to install sulogin. Has
> anyone else observed this behaviour?

sulogin from sysvinit knows about shadow yes. If it knows about MD5 I don't 
know frankly. I will look into it to get shadow password's sulogin to compile 
(it'd prefer that one anyways)

Gerard Beekmans

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