RE: Password Mgmt

From: Ivanov, Vladimir (
Date: 06/12/02

Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2002 12:06:08 +0200
From: "Ivanov, Vladimir" <>
To: <>

> Attached is a document that desribes what each of the fields
> in shadow(4)
> provide in terms of policy.

it is mentioned, that such fucntionality could be provided via NIS+ or local shadow file.
so, it seems to me, this is not possibkle via NIS (as there are no appropriate fields in passwd table),
but what is about LDAP?

Vladimir Ivanov
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