Fedora 24 Update: shadow-utils-4.2.1-8.fc24

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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2016-6bdec0dd56
2016-03-27 00:00:51.391823
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Name        : shadow-utils
Product     : Fedora 24
Version     : 4.2.1
Release     : 8.fc24
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 a passwd 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.

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Update Information:

Fix userdel regression when /etc/subuid was introduced.
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #1315864 - "userdel --force" does not delete user if he is logged in
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1315864
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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 https://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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