Subject: Re: "BSD Authentication"
To: Ted Lemon <>
From: None <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/23/1998 08:27:09
In message <>, Ted Lemon writes:
>I guess this qualifies as a flame.  Sorry about that - I know we're
>trying to be kinder and gentler.  I just really, *really* hope I never
>have to look at that BSDI code again.  I don't honestly know that PAM
>is any better, but my vote is obviously to not integrate the BSD code.
>Peter, I don't know what you see in it, unless they've really cleaned
>it up since I was hacking on it.

I have no idea; when did you last use it?

I haven't looked that closely at the code; I've just used it to create my
own authentication classes, and it's very convenient, and it seems pretty
usable to me.