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Re: Behaviour of no_login



Ben Collins wrote:
> 
> On Thu, Jan 18, 2001 at 02:06:30AM +0100, Willy Weisz wrote:
> > no_login doesn't  show the behaviour I would expect:
> >
> > 1. rsh , rlogin and login:
> >     Even though the user is not allowed to login, he is requested to
> > enter his password again and
> >      again, until a new login prompt appears that finally can be aborted
> > with <Ctrl-D>
> 
> Make pam_nologin "requisite" instead of "required".

I've done this already: The result is the same whether "requisite" or
"required" is used on the line "auth .. /lib/security/pam_nologin.so".

> > 2. ssh
> >      The text of the file /etc/nologin is not displayed on the terminal,
> > and the user sees only
> >       that he is not permitted to login. Here again the user is asked to
> > enter the password
> >       3 times before he gets the message "Unable to find an
> > authentication method", and
> >       ssh returns.
> 
> Use openssh, not ssh.

My original e-mail said already:
"The configuration file is that of the OpenSSH 2.3.0p1 distribution. that
is installed. PAM is at version 0.72."
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