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what is the range of inactivity days in shadow

arking1981
Frequent Advisor

what is the range of inactivity days in shadow

Dear all,

please tell me if there is any limit of the inactivity field in shadow passwd file.

 

Is it a value between 0-443 or somethig else?

Thanks.

 

Regards

Kang

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James R. Ferguson
Acclaimed Contributor

Re: what is the range of inactivity days in shadow

Hi:

 

A look at the manpages for 'shadow(4)' would take you to 'security(4)'.  There you would find that there is no limit to the value that can be defined for INACTIVITY_MAXDAYS.

 

Regards!

 

...JRF...