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Re: Probably a newbie's question

On Sat, 2002-03-09 at 00:50, Fernando Orus wrote:
> Thanks for your answer, Jenn, but I am afraid there's something I 
> don't understand.
> I guess I need to create a function with the same prototype that 
> appears in the pam_conv struct definition and use that function 
> instead of misc_conv in my program, is this correct?

Pretty much, yes. The information is at:

Look for the heading 
	3.2 What is expected of an application
	The conversation function

> The problem is that I have no idea about the code that must be in 
> that function. You say that there is information on that issue in 
> the "pamdocs". 

I was fairly vague.
The relevent information - or at least, as much as I have - is in the 
link above.

The conversation function must be capable of displaying or retrieving
text strings as requested by the PAM module that calls the function.

Jenn V.
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        	you miss out on by being a geek?" - Dancer.

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