SUMMARY: Passwd ageing query

From: Ian Parkin Petrotech (
Date: Tue Sep 29 1998 - 03:08:00 CDT


I only got one reply on this, but I've summarised below. I haven't managed to
test the code yet though. Thanks to Ed Finch for his pointer.

Origional question.
> Is there anything that can be used to implement passwd ageing under NIS other
> than writing something myself. I have 2.6 NIS servers and slaves with 2.5.1
> 2.6 NIS clients. Any info will be appreciated, and I will summarise.


Ed Finch Wrote;

I've written a Perl script to do just that. It's available at


Ian Parkin

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