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Re: Pam and radius



Hi,

> Mmm. Not sure what is up with the rfc site. I have changed the html to
point
> to a local copy on the parc.power.net page (it is actually in the
doc/specs
> directory of the Linux-PAM source tree).

Thanks for that!

> PAM does not address this concern. POSIX supplies some functions getpwnam
> and getpwuid that are in libc that are supposed to absract this. Libc
does
> all the nisswitch stuff to point them to actual databases.
> 
> Libpwdb was intended to replace the interface in libc... It should be
easily
> extended to any new database.. But of course someone has to add support
for
> each one.

Wish I'd read ALL my email before I posted that last note!

I'll look into pwdb, thanks for that too!

Regards
Mark



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