shadow source package in Xenial

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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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shadow_4.2.orig.tar.xz 1.0 MiB c5bd72c4ecb438b99289e4630b22ea0626987a378d084910dbe59eceaa34be1d
shadow_4.2-3.1ubuntu5.5.debian.tar.xz 494.7 KiB d6ec4a3f5e150c552d870121219fc65874c006cd2f642f24a6678d5611616cbe
shadow_4.2-3.1ubuntu5.5.dsc 2.5 KiB e8947654413068c587fc4e38b79adb199b44f8acfbe5df7f028b8bdf330cd9af

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