Samba & Unix users sync

Christopher R. Hertel crh at
Wed Jul 19 20:10:06 GMT 2000

> 2. Are you aware that activity has started in the last couple of weeks on
>    developing the open source "Linux-PAM" to work on other PAM-based
>    systems?  Having available a PAM module to handle MS hashes could
>    be very beneficial to the many people who run Samba on PAM-based
>    servers.  Coordination (or at least mutual awareness) of Samba and
>    (son-of-)Linux-PAM activities would be worthwhile. 

No, but I'm not surprised.  There have been licensing conflicts between 
PAM and other bits of code.  This would likely solve those.

Chris -)-----

Christopher R. Hertel -)-----                   University of Minnesota
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