[RFC] Add CrackLib to Chapter 6 LFS

Randy McMurchy LFS-User at mcmurchy.com
Fri Aug 5 00:06:39 PDT 2005

Justin R. Knierim wrote these words on 08/05/05 02:04 CST:

> I didn't say anything about disabling cracklib.  I said to "install 
> cracklib from BLFS".  If one only installs cracklib, and returns to LFS 
> to continue with shadow, all is good, right?

No, you must explicitly use --with-libcrack for Shadow to link against
the installed libraries.


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