Subject: Re: PAM
To: Giles Lean , Andrew Gillham <>
From: John Nemeth <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/08/2002 06:19:47
On Jan 19,  6:33am, Giles Lean wrote:
} Andrew Gillham wrote:
} > Does anyone have any idea how much of the available PAM code is BSD
} > licensed versus GPL or other?
} The only implementations of the PAM framework that I know about are
} commercial (Sun, HP, ...)  and GPL (Linux).

     Actually, linuxpam has the three clause BSD licence.  I believe it
was originally developed for BSD.  It's licence says that alternatively
it can be distributed under the GPL.  This is probably to keep the
Linux people happy.

}-- End of excerpt from Giles Lean