nss-altfiles - NSS module to look up users in /usr/lib/passwd too

Property Value
Distribution Fedora 27
Repository Fedora i386
Package name nss-altfiles
Package version 2.18.1
Package release 10.fc27
Package architecture i686
Package type rpm
Installed size 11.72 KB
Download size 13.16 KB
Official Mirror download-ib01.fedoraproject.org
When installed, this package allows looking up users
in %{prefix}/lib/passwd, similarly, groups in %{prefix}/lib/group.


Package Version Architecture Repository
nss-altfiles-2.18.1-10.fc27.x86_64.rpm 2.18.1 x86_64 Fedora
nss-altfiles-2.18.1-10.fc27.i686.rpm 2.18.1 i686 Fedora
nss-altfiles - - -


Name Value
/sbin/ldconfig -
libpthread.so.0 -
libpthread.so.0(GLIBC_2.0) -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
libnss_altfiles.so.2 -
nss-altfiles = 2.18.1-10.fc27
nss-altfiles(x86-32) = 2.18.1-10.fc27


Type URL
Binary Package nss-altfiles-2.18.1-10.fc27.i686.rpm
Source Package nss-altfiles-2.18.1-10.fc27.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install nss-altfiles rpm package:

# dnf install nss-altfiles




2017-08-03 - Fedora Release Engineering <releng@fedoraproject.org> - 2.18.1-10
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_27_Binutils_Mass_Rebuild
2017-07-27 - Fedora Release Engineering <releng@fedoraproject.org> - 2.18.1-9
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_27_Mass_Rebuild
2017-02-11 - Fedora Release Engineering <releng@fedoraproject.org> - 2.18.1-8
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_26_Mass_Rebuild
2016-02-04 - Fedora Release Engineering <releng@fedoraproject.org> - 2.18.1-7
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_24_Mass_Rebuild
2015-06-17 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 2.18.1-6
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_23_Mass_Rebuild
2014-08-17 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 2.18.1-5
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_21_22_Mass_Rebuild
2014-06-07 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 2.18.1-4
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_21_Mass_Rebuild
2014-05-28 - Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta@iki.fi> - 2.18.1-3
- Build with $RPM_OPT_FLAGS
2014-04-08 - Colin Walters <walters@verbum.org>
- Revert patch to link to libc, causes a dep on GLIBC_PRIVATE
2014-03-22 - Colin Walters <walters@verbum.org>
- Initial packaging

See Also

Package Description
nss-devel-3.33.0-1.0.fc27.i686.rpm Development libraries for Network Security Services
nss-mdns-0.10-20.fc27.i686.rpm glibc plugin for .local name resolution
nss-pam-ldapd-0.8.14-10.fc27.i686.rpm An nsswitch module which uses directory servers
nss-pem-1.0.3-5.fc27.i686.rpm PEM file reader for Network Security Services (NSS)
nss-pkcs11-devel-3.33.0-1.0.fc27.i686.rpm Development libraries for PKCS #11 (Cryptoki) using NSS
nss-softokn-3.33.0-1.0.fc27.i686.rpm Network Security Services Softoken Module
nss-softokn-devel-3.33.0-1.0.fc27.i686.rpm Development libraries for Network Security Services
nss-softokn-freebl-3.33.0-1.0.fc27.i686.rpm Freebl library for the Network Security Services
nss-softokn-freebl-devel-3.33.0-1.0.fc27.i686.rpm Header and Library files for doing development with the Freebl library for NSS
nss-sysinit-3.33.0-1.0.fc27.i686.rpm System NSS Initialization
nss-tools-3.33.0-1.0.fc27.i686.rpm Tools for the Network Security Services
nss-util-3.33.0-1.0.fc27.i686.rpm Network Security Services Utilities Library
nss-util-devel-3.33.0-1.0.fc27.i686.rpm Development libraries for Network Security Services Utilities
nss_db-2.26-15.fc27.i686.rpm Name Service Switch (NSS) module using hash-indexed files
nss_hesiod-2.26-15.fc27.i686.rpm Name Service Switch (NSS) module using Hesiod