locked account accessable via pubkey auth

Nicolas Williams Nicolas.Williams at ubsw.com
Fri Feb 1 04:26:42 EST 2002

On Thu, Jan 31, 2002 at 09:11:35AM -0800, Darren Moffat wrote:
> You completely missunderstood what pam_unix_account(5) is. The 5 is the
> hint - it is a module not a function.  We have made no changes to
> the API for applications or modules.
> We took the big gob of pam_unix that we had from 2.6 though 8 and 
> split it into smaller chunks to be more consistant with what is in the
> Open Group spec and to make it easier for people to just replace the
> password validation routines.
> The new default pam.conf is attached.
> --
> Darren J Moffat

Content-Description: pam.conf
> login	auth requisite		pam_authtok_get.so.1
> login	auth required		pam_dhkeys.so.1
> login	auth required		pam_unix_auth.so.1
> login	auth required		pam_dial_auth.so.1

Cool. Very cool. I have wanted this sort of thing...

Now, it would be cooler still if you could specify which Unix account
backend to use (files, nis, nisplus, ldap).

And with respect to pam_krb5, is your current approach still to make it
a sort of convenience kinit-in-PAM? Or can Solaris 9 really use Kerberos
V for user password authentication?

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