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Re: Ppolicy, password lockout status

Radosław Antoniuk wrote:
> Hi,
> Quick question. How is it possible to check the account lock status?
> I've configured the ppolicy according to the guide, the lock is
> working, the account is locked.
> And now how can I find out which accounts are currently locked out?


it's really hard to tell since you haven't decided to share the link to
So, let's guess - how about to select these accounts which have
shadowLastChange+shadowExpire < now(). Please, insert appropriate values
(% man 5 shadow; suggests days since Jan 1st 1970, but I don't know).

I hope it helps a bit. However, it might be just wild quess, as- :)


Zdenek Styblik
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