Bug 433499 - pam-0.99.8.1-17.fc8 breaks logins through kdm
Summary: pam-0.99.8.1-17.fc8 breaks logins through kdm
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pam
Version: 8
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tomas Mraz
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2008-02-19 17:53 UTC by Orion Poplawski
Modified: 2008-02-19 18:47 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-02-19 18:47:34 UTC


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Description Orion Poplawski 2008-02-19 17:53:05 UTC
Description of problem:

With the latest pam update, logins with kdm fail:

secure:
Feb 19 10:19:52 antero kdm: :0[2467]: PAM unable to
dlopen(/lib/security/pam_limits.so)
Feb 19 10:19:52 antero kdm: :0[2467]: PAM [error: /lib/libpam.so.0: version
`LIBPAM_MODUTIL_1.1' not found (required by /lib/security/pam_limits.so)]
Feb 19 10:19:52 antero kdm: :0[2467]: PAM adding faulty module:
/lib/security/pam_limits.so
Feb 19 10:19:52 antero kdm: :0[2467]: pam_unix(kdm:auth): authentication
failure; logname= uid=0 euid=0 tty=:0 ruser= rhost=  user=vanloon

messages:
Feb 19 10:20:13 antero kdm: :0[2467]: pam_open_session() for vanloon failed:
Module is unknown
Feb 19 10:20:13 antero kdm: :0[2467]: Client start failed
Feb 19 10:20:13 antero kdm: :0[2467]: pam_close_session() failed: Module is unknown

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
pam-0.99.8.1-17.fc8

Why was this update pushed immediately to stable?

Comment 1 Tomas Mraz 2008-02-19 18:47:34 UTC
It wasn't, it was in testing for about two weeks. And nobody reported anything.

Your problem is also only intermittent - as soon as kdm is restarted (with the
new pam installed) it should disappear.



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