shadow source package in Xenial

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passwd: change and administer password and group data
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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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Download files from current release (1:4.2-3.1ubuntu5.4)

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shadow_4.2.orig.tar.xz 1.0 MiB c5bd72c4ecb438b99289e4630b22ea0626987a378d084910dbe59eceaa34be1d
shadow_4.2-3.1ubuntu5.4.debian.tar.xz 494.5 KiB 50ccd266ff5bdc8577fe090b04c9be675340bf59b44fa843cd20174055540a15
shadow_4.2-3.1ubuntu5.4.dsc 2.5 KiB 964bf283d4a1ec090c4e4044133789485ca608206cf87dda678c3350eda3590d

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