Bug 167156 - pam config references non existent pam module
pam config references non existent pam module
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: xcdroast (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
Jay Turner
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Reported: 2005-08-31 02:32 EDT by John Newbigin
Modified: 2015-01-07 19:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-10-19 15:20:29 EDT
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Description John Newbigin 2005-08-31 02:32:12 EDT
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Description of problem:
cat /etc/pam.d/xcdroast
auth       sufficient   pam_rootok.so
auth       sufficient   pam_timestamp.so
auth       required     pam_stack.so service=system-auth
session    optional     pam_xauth.so
session    optional     pam_timestamp.so
account    required     pam_permit.so

But pam_timestamp.so is not available on RHEL2.1

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. install xcdroads
2. run xcdroast
3. look at /var/log/messages

Actual Results:  userhelper: PAM unable to dlopen(/lib/security/pam_timestamp.so)
userhelper: PAM [dlerror: /lib/security/pam_timestamp.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory]
userhelper: PAM adding faulty module: /lib/security/pam_timestamp.so

Expected Results:  No errors.

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Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-10-19 15:20:29 EDT
This bug is filed against RHEL2.1, which is in maintenance phase.
During the maintenance phase, only security errata and select mission
critical bug fixes will be released for enterprise products.  Since
this bug does not meet that criteria, it is now being closed.

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