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Re: severe deficiencies in our PAM setup



Greg Stark wrote:
> As a result it's easy to install new services, which debian does, but it's
> impossible to configure a new authentication method. Even if the local system
> administrator goes and edits every single pam.d to use the new authentication
> method they get bitten badly every time they install a new service, and have a
> painful upgrade every time they upgrade any of the services they edited.

Yeah, this has bitten me too. Say I want to set up reosurce limits -- I
have to add pam_limits.so to a bunch of files. Similarly if I want md5
passwords...

-- 
see shy jo



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