>This is no problem with modern setups, where passwords are >shadowed. There are no passwords in /etc/passwd when shadowing >is used, and /etc/shadow itself is not world-readable. Not everybody is so up to date. And all the same, it's not a good idea to expose more files than necessary. =========================================================================== This Mail was sent to netboot mailing list by: Ken Yap <email@example.com> To get help about this list, send a mail with 'help' as the only string in it's body to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have problems with this list, send a mail to email@example.com.
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