nis 3.17-32ubuntu6.1 source package in Ubuntu


nis (3.17-32ubuntu6.1) trusty; urgency=medium

  * Make sure both characters in the salt are present before calling
    crypt() rather than just the first in yppasswd fixing operation
    with shadow passwords after a change in the behaviour of crypt()
    with invalid salts (LP: #1204530).
    This is a backport of the fix for debian bug 721737 to trusty.

 -- Christian Ehrhardt <email address hidden>  Wed, 23 Mar 2016 11:38:10 +0100

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Christian Ehrhardt  on 2016-06-27
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Robie Basak
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nis: clients and daemons for the Network Information Service (NIS)

 This package provides tools for setting up and maintaining a NIS domain.
 NIS, originally known as Yellow Pages (YP), is mostly used to let
 several machines in a network share the same account information, such
 as the password file.