Bug 137498 - (IT_52917) chage.1 gives incorrect information about sp_inact
chage.1 gives incorrect information about sp_inact
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: shadow-utils (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Peter Vrabec
David Lawrence
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Blocks: 168429
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Reported: 2004-10-28 17:00 EDT by David Lehman
Modified: 2010-10-21 22:40 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: RHBA-2006-0035
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-03-07 13:29:03 EST
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Description David Lehman 2004-10-28 17:00:11 EDT
Description of problem:
The section for the -I option is incorrect. It states:

"A value of 0 disables this feature."

Actually, a value a -1 disables this feature.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. man chage
2. find paragraph on '-I' option
Actual results:
It says 0 disables account inactivity locking (sp_inact)

Expected results:
It should say -1 disables sp_inact

Additional info:
Comment 10 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-03-07 13:29:04 EST
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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