[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: `/etc/passd' locking glibc/shadow, PAM?

--On Wed, May 6, 1998 8:07 pm -0700 "Karl M. Hegbloom"
<karlheg@inetarena.com> wrote: 

>  From what I can tell, the method for locking the passwd and shadow
>  files is not the same in glibc and the shadow utils.  Can anyone shed
>  some light on this?
>  Is anyone working on porting PAM from Red Hat to Debian?  Is that
>  planned?

PAM is in frozen, but it's not actually used by any of the core system
(passwd, xdm, etc.).  I assume that is planned for slink.


|  Jelibean aka  | jules@jellybean.co.uk         |  6 Evelyn Rd        |
|  Jules aka     |                               |  Richmond, Surrey   |
|  Julian Bean   | jmlb2@hermes.cam.ac.uk        |  TW9 2TF *UK*       |
|  War doesn't demonstrate who's right... just who's left.             |
|  When privacy is outlawed... only the outlaws have privacy.          |

To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-devel-request@lists.debian.org
with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact listmaster@lists.debian.org

Reply to: