Follow @Openwall on Twitter for new release announcements and other news
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date: Mon, 13 Aug 2012 12:45:50 +0200
From: Daniel Cegiełka <>
Subject: Re: Design for extensible passwd[/shadow?] db support

2012/8/13 Rich Felker <>:
> On Sun, Aug 12, 2012 at 08:26:24PM -0400, wrote:
>> Out of curiosity, is PAM excluded from consideration? Does it require a
>> dynamically-loaded library?
> PAM is not an implementation of the user database. It's for
> authenticating logins. Completely different problem domain.

A bit off topic: Is the traditional PAM/shadow will be supported in
musl? I would like to use full PAM/shadow/tcb stack from the Owl
with musl (+owl's pam modules). If not, what would be an alternative proposal?

best regards,

> Rich

Powered by blists - more mailing lists

Confused about mailing lists and their use? Read about mailing lists on Wikipedia and check out these guidelines on proper formatting of your messages.