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Re: Unix password "extensions"?



Hi,

On Tue, Oct 17, Nalin Dahyabhai wrote:

> Since shipping our most recent release using pam_unix instead of pam_pwdb,
> we've gotten reports from users having problems authenticating using NIS
> servers running on HP/UX.  It looks like the the pw_passwd or sp_pwdp
> fields have additional data in them, which is marked by appending a comma
> to the real data (similar to the way the gecos information is formatted).

Use my pam_unix2 Module. It knows about the HP/UX shadow implementation
and uses the extra data and doesn't ignore it.

  Thorsten

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