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Asterisk@Home password file - where are the passwords stored.

Posted on 2006-11-21
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Hi,

Do you know where Asterisk@Home stores the main passwards, by default there are the maint:passward, admin:passward, and root:password.  Where are those stored?

Thanks,
Kate
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It is standard Linux. The method of authenticating users is configured in the file /etc/nsswitch.conf. However most likely the users are configured in /etc/password and the actual passwords are stored in an encrypted form in /etc/shadow.
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