[tech] whats happened
adrian at ucc.gu.uwa.edu.au
Mon Nov 24 12:04:14 WST 2003
On Sat, Nov 22, 2003, Bernard Blackham wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 21, 2003 at 01:23:21AM +0800, Bernard Blackham wrote:
> > - removed a bunch of system gids from NIS, as they were clashing
> > and contained no actual users. pre-change version is in
> > /var/yp/src/group.presystemripout. I don't *think* this should
> > break anything, but if it does, just put the offending ones back.
> Oh yeah, the other thing:
> - killed morwong's yppasswd and replaced it from one compiled out
> of debian sources, and hacked the nis init script to match.
> This unfortunately got rid of the long pause after changing
> passwords and the infamous "Your password may or may not have
> been changed" message.
Make sure its a symlink and you have a copy somewhere else.
You might find it replaced by an upgrade.
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