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Old 04-08-2005, 08:14 AM   #1
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Moving Linux accounts to MacOS X server?

Hello, All
I need to know if there is a way to transfer all my user accounts on my Debian sarge server to my Mac OS X server, with out loosing passwords?
Old 04-09-2005, 07:05 PM   #2
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Uhm... not sure. You might try looking at /etc/passwd and /etc/shadow on both systems, and then copying the data from one to the other (changing the format if necessary). Not sure if it'll work or not -- dunno if they encrypt passwords the same way.


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