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Package "shadow"

Name: shadow

Description:

This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • system login tools
  • change and administer password and group data

Latest version: 1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5.20.04.1
Release: focal (20.04)
Level: updates
Repository: main

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Other versions of "shadow" in Focal

Repository Area Version
base main 1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5
base universe 1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5
updates universe 1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5.20.04.1

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Changelog

Version: 1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5.20.04.1 2021-08-02 15:06:22 UTC

  shadow (1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5.20.04.1) focal; urgency=medium

  * Disallow purely numeric usernames. This includes hexadecimal
    octal syntax. (LP: #1927078)

 -- William 'jawn-smith' Wilson <email address hidden> Wed, 14 Jul 2021 17:08:18 -0500

Source diff to previous version
1927078 Don't allow useradd to use fully numeric names

Version: 1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5.20.04 2020-07-02 10:06:20 UTC

  shadow (1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5.20.04) focal; urgency=medium

  * debian/patches/1015_add_zsys_support.patch:
    - Add support for ZSys user deletion (LP: #1870058)
    - Fix a build warning

 -- Didier Roche <email address hidden> Thu, 28 May 2020 08:37:47 +0200

1870058 Collect deleted users



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