Subject: Re: integrating PAM
To: None <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/23/2003 22:08:39
On Thu, Jan 23, 2003 at 01:44:29PM -0500, Dan Melomedman wrote:
> Ken Hornstein wrote:
> > >Work around by editing the source of programs linked to the PAM library,
> > >and taking the PAM crap out.
> > 
> > Sure sounds like a religious argument to me.
> What's so religious about this? If I don't want to use the PAM library,
> I don't want my software to be linked against it.

Well, the same argument could be used againt the nis or hesiod libraries
currently part of libc.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 24 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference