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Re: SSH w/ Pam?



On Tue, 18 Feb 1997, Greg Boehnlein wrote:

> Also, something else that I have noticed is that pam_cracklib is a little
> too forgiving. If you enter something that it finds in the dictionary, it
> will spit out "Bad Password - Found in dictionary" and then prompt you for
> confirmation of the password. If you confirm it it goes ahead and changes
> it!

root can set whatever passwords he please. the normal luser won't get this
treatment.

		Cristian Gafton
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Cristian Gafton                                    gafton@sorosis.ro
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