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Re: Password expiration and pam_tally questions



"Michael A. Dietz" wrote:
> 
> I did a search in the egroups pam-list archives for password
> expiration. It appears that it is possible to force users to change their
> passwords when they expire, but it didn't say two things:
> 1) What lines to add/modify in what pam files to force to change their
> passwords
> 2) What lines to modify in what files to set the duration a password can
> be used before it expires.
> 

See `man chage' for this.  All this info is in /etc/shadow (or whatether you
use to store user's password).
BTW, it is not pam-related.

[]

Regards,
 Michael.





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