On Sun, Jun 21, 1998 at 07:09:30PM -0400, Adam P. Harris wrote: > email@example.com (Gregory S. Stark) writes: > > > I asked once earlier, but no one responded: > > Does anyone know how PAM modules should be packaged? > > Gregory, I'm sorry I cannot provide good technical information. I do > know that we had backed out PAM-ifying hamm sometime last year. I > think we should re-PAM-ify everything (i.e., pam version of login, > passwd, etc etc). I think PAM is stable now and should be embraced > for slink. > > But I could certainly be wrong. What sorts of things can pam do? I only know that for example a long program that uses PAM works regardless of weather the password file is shadowed or not, but can it do more advanced authentication, ie. could it be used to replace radius?
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