Bug 364501 - pam_ldap tries to change passwords twice
pam_ldap tries to change passwords twice
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: nss_ldap (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
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Reported: 2007-11-02 15:22 EDT by Nalin Dahyabhai
Modified: 2008-05-21 10:15 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2008-0389
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Last Closed: 2008-05-21 10:15:23 EDT
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Description Nalin Dahyabhai 2007-11-02 15:22:06 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.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Configured pam_ldap with "pam_password exop_send_old"
2. Change youre password using pam_ldap.
Actual results:
A spurious "pam_ldap: ladp_modify_s blah blah blah" error is usually generated.

Expected results:
No extra request.
Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-11-02 15:24:39 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2008-05-21 10:15:23 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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