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Re: Bits from the release team: the plans for etch

On Sat, 22 Oct 2005 10:23:24 +0200, Petter Reinholdtsen
<pere@hungry.com> wrote:
>[Steve Langasek]
>> This seems like an opportune time for someone to write a config
>> interface for /etc/pam.d/common-*, so that we have a generally
>> useful means of enabling other PAM modules as well.
>Good idea.  We need a better way to enable LDAP and NIS authentication
>then to tell every admin to edit the files themselves.

If so, we need an adduser interface which properly handles LDAP and
NIS. This is something that our current adduser does not do, and the
corresponding bugs are open for many years.


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