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Old 07-15-2004, 03:47 PM   #1
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login program source code

just need to know the name of the package to look for so i can recompile the login program with some modifications
Old 07-15-2004, 04:57 PM   #2
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Are you talking about the login managers for X? In that case you're looking for either KDM or GDM or XDM. If you're talking about the login prompt at the console, I can't help you there. My guess is that it would be part of the kernel or the source of the shell that you use.
Old 07-16-2004, 04:01 PM   #3
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figured it out, thanks for helping though, turns out the source im looking for can be found in the shadow package


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