Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 68213
passwd -d gives Segmentation Fault
Last modified: 2013-07-02 18:56:32 EDT
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Description of problem:
You have a Segmentation Fault everytime you try to clean the password for any
user with "passwd -d username". This happens only if you have NOT enabled
shadow passwords. And the password is not touched at all.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. disable shadow password
2. try "passwd -d root"
Tested on 3 different machines, with standard and updated RH73.
this works now with recent passwd. Thanks for the report.