shadow package in Ubuntu

login: system login tools
login-dbgsym: debug symbols for login
passwd: change and administer password and group data
passwd-dbgsym: debug symbols for passwd
uidmap: programs to help use subuids
uidmap-dbgsym: debug symbols for uidmap

This package has 47 new bugs and 0 open questions.

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The Shadow password file utilities package includes the programs necessary to convert traditional V7 UNIX password files to the SVR4 shadow password format, and additional tools to maintain password and group files (that work with both shadow and non-shadow passwords).

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