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Bug 106821 - passwd fails with a Segmentation fault
passwd fails with a Segmentation fault
Product: Red Hat Linux Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: passwd (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2003-10-10 18:06 EDT by Ed Sponsler
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:58 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-10-14 00:36:02 EDT
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Description Ed Sponsler 2003-10-10 18:06:12 EDT
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Description of problem:
Passwd returns segmentation fault.

[root@myhost root]# passwd
Segmentation fault

This is after a fresh install of RH 9.0.93 (beta).

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.login locally as root
2.type passwd

Actual Results:  Segmentation fault

Expected Results:  prompt to change password

Additional info:
Comment 1 Ed Sponsler 2003-10-10 18:45:15 EDT
I erased and re-installed passwd-0.68-4.i386.rpm and now it works fine. Sorry 
for the trouble folks.

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