login.defs in 10.44 Shadow-4.0.13

Matthew Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Oct 25 10:24:17 PDT 2005

Duncan Webb wrote:

> Small patch to write a message when shadow fails because login.defs is 
> missing, it still writes the syslog message. But the user gets some 
> feedback why it failed.

Thanks Duncan.  As shadow is actively maintained, would you mind 
submitting this upstream please?  We can then pick it up in their next 
release, which from their recent release activity shouldn't be too long 
at all.



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