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Re: Home dir settings



On Wed, 3 Jan 2001, Mark Constable wrote:

> Is it possible in some way to offer up a
> home directory and uid/gid via PAM somehow ?

No, this is not part of the PAM API.

> In the case of ftp and authing off MySQL via
> PAM, how can I get around the need to also
> have a copy of the user in /etc/passwd just
> for the home dir setting ?

To do this, you will want to make use of an NSS module in addition to PAM.

Steve Langasek
postmodern programmer





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