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Re: "userdel" program



> Date: Tue, 15 Jul 1997 01:12:34 +0300 (EET DST)
> From: Tuomo Pyhala <tuomo@lesti.kpnet.fi>
> 
> On Mon, 14 Jul 1997, Adam Kerasotes wrote:
> > Well.... Any locking of the /etc/passwd and /etc/shadow should only need to
> > be done while adding or deleting user.
> 
> Shouldn't one also use locking when user is changing his password or
> shell? Otherwise some information could be lost, i think.

Absolutely.  During any changes.

Joe Yao				jsdy@cais.com - Joseph S. D. Yao



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