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04-Mar-2015 18:19

If the user specified does not exist, or if the password, UID or GID doesn't match the information in the password file, the update request is rejected, and an error returned to the client.

If this version of the server is compiled with the CHECKROOT=1 option, the password given is also checked against the systems root password.

Using the -e option, you can enable either of these.

Note that when enabling support for ypchsh(1), you have to list all shells users are allowed to select in /etc/shells.

The pwdhist File Purpose is to maintain password history information.

The password passed to the client will be in UNIX crypt() format.

rpc.yppasswdd logs all password update requests to syslogd(8)'s auth facility.

The encrypted password is the size of the PW_CRYPTLEN value.

Thus, an entry in the database file is of the following format: last update password last update password last update password...

The pwdhist File Purpose is to maintain password history information.The password passed to the client will be in UNIX crypt() format.rpc.yppasswdd logs all password update requests to syslogd(8)'s auth facility.The encrypted password is the size of the PW_CRYPTLEN value.Thus, an entry in the database file is of the following format: last update password last update password last update password...On any other result, rpc.yppasswdd will report failure to the client.