Bug 5997 - pwconc fails around 3500 to 4300 password entries
pwconc fails around 3500 to 4300 password entries
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: pam (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
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Reported: 1999-10-15 16:45 EDT by wheels
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:23 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-04-14 13:51:19 EDT
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Description wheels 1999-10-15 16:45:58 EDT
When trying to pwconv a passwd file with over 3500 entries
it falls into a loop of error messages.  all the while
utilizing 90%+ cpu processes
Comment 1 Cristian Gafton 2000-05-22 11:36:59 EDT
assigned to nalin
Comment 2 Stephen John Smoogen 2003-01-24 13:41:17 EST
Is this problem still duplicatable in the current release of Red Hat Linux
(either 8.0 or 8.0.93 Phoebe beta?)
Comment 3 Jay Turner 2003-04-14 13:51:19 EDT
Closing out due to bit-rot.

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