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Bug 5997

Summary: pwconc fails around 3500 to 4300 password entries
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: wheels
Component: pamAssignee: Nalin Dahyabhai <nalin>
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Hardware: i386   
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Description wheels 1999-10-15 20:45:58 UTC
When trying to pwconv a passwd file with over 3500 entries
it falls into a loop of error messages.  all the while
utilizing 90%+ cpu processes

Comment 1 Cristian Gafton 2000-05-22 15:36:59 UTC
assigned to nalin

Comment 2 Stephen John Smoogen 2003-01-24 18:41:17 UTC
Is this problem still duplicatable in the current release of Red Hat Linux
(either 8.0 or 8.0.93 Phoebe beta?)

Comment 3 Jay Turner 2003-04-14 17:51:19 UTC
Closing out due to bit-rot.