Subject: Re: integrating PAM
To: Jason R Thorpe <>
From: Byron Servies <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/23/2003 15:15:14
On January 23, 2003 at 13:50, Jason R Thorpe wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 23, 2003 at 01:35:31PM -0800, Byron Servies wrote:
> LDAP is *not* an authentication mechanism.  LDAP is a means of looking
> up data -- in this case, user information.  It's really more appropriate
> to think of LDAP in the context of NSS, etc.:

Yes, I understand that.  My apologies for not being completely
correct in my attempt to voice to support for an LDAP data store
connected to some type of authentication scheme.