[CentOS] Backing up pass words

Thu Aug 26 21:57:28 UTC 2010
Dan Carl <danc at bluestarshows.com>

On 8/26/2010 12:40 PM, Todd Cary wrote:
>    I am currently running CentOS 4 and want to install CentOS 5.
> To do that, I plan to install a new HD in my server box onto
> which CentOS will be installed.  I will then copy the "home"
> directory from the old drive or from a backup on a USB drive,
> however I am not sure how to handle the Users/Passwords from the
> old installation.
> Many thanks...
> Todd
I used this howto a year or 2 ago and it worked great for me.