patch to mkpasswd.c - allows selection of specific user

Christopher Faylor
Fri Nov 9 17:01:00 GMT 2001

Looks nice.  Have you sent in your assignment?  I don't remember if
we've received one from you or not and the person who could check for
me won't be back in the office until Monday.

Also, I think you want to look into ChangeLog formatting a little.  The
text below is not right.  Compare it against the description in and the existing formats in ChangeLog.


On Fri, Nov 09, 2001 at 06:55:22PM -0500, Mark Bradshaw wrote:
>This patch allows a person to specify that only information for a particular
>user should be returned by mkpasswd.  It doesn't affect way mkpasswd gets
>its information, but only restricts what is actually output.  
>I had it go ahead and stop requesting more users when it had a user
>specified AND got a match.  I guess it could be rewritten to only request
>info on a specific user.  I'm just not sure how.  Oh well.  
>This patch worked fine on my win2k machine.
>Fri 9 Nov 2001 18:15:00  Mark Bradshaw <>
>        * mkpasswd.c : Add -u option to allow specifying only one user

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