Fedora 14 Update: shadow-utils-

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Fedora Update Notification
2011-02-10 20:47:00

Name        : shadow-utils
Product     : Fedora 14
Version     :
Release     : 11.fc14
URL         : http://pkg-shadow.alioth.debian.org/
Summary     : Utilities for managing accounts and shadow password files
Description :
The shadow-utils package includes the necessary programs for
converting UNIX password files to the shadow password format, plus
programs for managing user and group accounts. The pwconv command
converts passwords to the shadow password format. The pwunconv command
unconverts shadow passwords and generates an npasswd file (a standard
UNIX password file). The pwck command checks the integrity of password
and shadow files. The lastlog command prints out the last login times
for all users. The useradd, userdel, and usermod commands are used for
managing user accounts. The groupadd, groupdel, and groupmod commands
are used for managing group accounts.


* Thu Feb 10 2011 Peter Vrabec <pvrabec at redhat.com> - 2:
- useradd man page (-m option)
- create home directory on fs with noacl
  Resolves: #523265, #622320
* Tue Feb  1 2011 Peter Vrabec <pvrabec at redhat.com> - 2:
- do not use  gshadow functions from glibc, there is a bug
  in glibc sgetsgent(#674361)
  Resolves: #674234
* Wed Jan  5 2011 Peter Vrabec <pvrabec at redhat.com> - 2:
- fix gshadow functions from shadow utils 
- make shadow utils use gshadow functions from glibc
  Resolves: #665780

  [ 1 ] Bug #523265 - man useradd is incorrect
  [ 2 ] Bug #622320 - useradd reports 'operation not supported' for /home/USER/.gnome2

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update shadow-utils' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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