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Re: pam_nologin



Joseph S. D. Yao wrote:
 
> It actually does make sense, if you consider that some user or users
> [root?] may still be authorised to log in while there is a nologin file.
> 
No, not really.
At that moment the pam module _knows_ the entered user name,
so it knows if at least the user _claims_ to be uid=0.
If the user can be found with uid!=0 or cannot be found at all,
a text should be displayed, and the login should be finished.

Han



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