whereami at gmail.com
Sat Apr 11 12:50:33 PDT 2009
On Fri, Apr 10, 2009 at 6:42 PM, Ross Burton <ross at burtonini.com> wrote:
> On Wed, 2009-04-08 at 17:41 -0400, Gene Heskett wrote:
>> I have NDI why they just
>> can't send the pw to my recorded email addy and leave it otherwise
> I'd imagine for the same reason that you can't just read other user's
> passwords from /etc/(passwd,shadow): they are stored hashed so that
> leaking the password data doesn't leak the passwords themselves.
Also, email is not a secure mode of communication.
> Ross Burton mail: ross at burtonini.com
> jabber: ross at burtonini.com
> www: http://burtonini.com
> xorg mailing list
> xorg at lists.freedesktop.org
More information about the xorg