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Bug#657742: ITP: libpam-usb -- PAM module for authentication with removable USB block devices

Hi Michael,

On Sat, Jan 28, 2012 at 5:09 PM, Michael Biebl <biebl@debian.org> wrote:
> If you are talking about pam_usb 0.5.0 as hosted on sf.net, then I'd
> like to point out, that it still uses hal, which has been deprecated for
> quite some time.

Are you sure? From upstream changelog:

> * 0.5.0
> - Migrated the code base to UDisks. pam_usb doesn't depend on HAL anymore.
> - Added deny_remote option (defaults to true). If false,
>   local login check will be disabled.
>  - Fixed a bug in the device recognition (--add-device)

And indeed I can confirm it doesn't not need HAL anymore, at least on
my system where every trace of HAL was removed long time ago.

Thanks for reviewing this, and cheers!

Alessio Treglia          | www.alessiotreglia.com
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