Package "shadow"

Name: shadow


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: 1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5.20.04.2
Release: focal (20.04)
Level: proposed
Repository: main


Other versions of "shadow" in Focal

Repository Area Version
base main 1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5
base universe 1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5
updates main 1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5.20.04.1
updates universe 1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5.20.04.1
proposed universe 1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5.20.04.2

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Version: 1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5.20.04.2 2022-03-22 23:06:44 UTC

  shadow (1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5.20.04.2) focal; urgency=medium

  [ Michael Vogt ]
  * debian/patches/1010_extrausers.patch:
    Add automatic detection of "extrausers" for usermod -G
    (LP: #1959375)

 -- Alberto Mardegan <email address hidden> Mon, 14 Mar 2022 11:26:09 +0300

1959375 [SRU] Please support group manipulation with \

Version: *DELETED* 2021-08-02 17:06:21 UTC
No changelog for deleted or moved packages.

Version: 1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5.20.04.1 2021-07-21 17:06:22 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

1927078 Don't allow useradd to use fully numeric names

Version: *DELETED* 2020-07-02 13:06:44 UTC
No changelog for deleted or moved packages.

Version: 1:4.8.1-1ubuntu5.20.04 2020-06-23 23:07:20 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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