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Re: 'Credentials'



Ingo Luetkebohle wrote:
> IMHO the description of the functions itself is quite good. A glossary to
> explain some words would be nice, though. For example, I could guess what
> credentials are, but I wasn't sure. It would also be good to extend the
> section that says what an application writer has to do. Currently, it only
> talks about the bare minimum but from last mails I get the impression that
> mention of pam_acct_mgmt and the credential setting functions would be
> good. It might also be helpful to explicitly tell users what pam does
> _not_ do to prevent confusion. 

Thanks for these suggestions! I'll try to add some text along these lines.
(Ripping large chunks from my forthcoming LJ article comes to mind!)

Regards

Andrew
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