Re: [dev] [PATCH] [ubase] Simplify login

From: FRIGN <>
Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2014 18:20:52 +0200

On Mon, 2 Jun 2014 17:13:49 +0100
Dimitris Papastamos <> wrote:

> Yeah the uid, gid stuff are leftovers because I initially had shadow
> support but could not be arsed to test it so I removed it.

I don't see the reason behind shadow-support. Well, the purpose is to
prevent bruteforcing the password.
However, it's not like a simple login would stop you anyway. If you
want to get someone's data, just mount the drive somewhere else and
access it directly.

I may be wrong, so please correct me if there really are some good
Running pwunconv is trivial, so it's not a hard dependency.



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