Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 364501
pam_ldap tries to change passwords twice
Last modified: 2008-05-21 10:15:23 EDT
Description of problem:
When configured to use the "exop_send_old" password-change method, pam_ldap
attempts to change the password using an exop request, and then proceeds to try
again using ldap_modify.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Configured pam_ldap with "pam_password exop_send_old"
2. Change youre password using pam_ldap.
A spurious "pam_ldap: ladp_modify_s blah blah blah" error is usually generated.
No extra request.
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