Ross Burton ross at
Fri Apr 10 10:42:55 PDT 2009

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
> alone.  

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.

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