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Re: logging from PAM modules



Solar Designer wrote:
> I think the application should register a callback function with
> libpam.  That function will accept the module and service names and
> the format string plus any number of arguments as passed from the
> module.  There should also be a default function provided within
> libpam itself.  The call chain might look like:
> 
> (module) ->                                     /* in module */
> pam_log(format, ...) ->                         /* in libpam */
> appl_log(module, service, format, ...) ->       /* in application */
> syslog(LOG_AUTH, format, ...)                   /* in application */

This is quite a nice idea. Anyone want to prototype it?

Thanks

Andrew





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