Subject: Re: integrating PAM
To: NetBSD-current Discussion List <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Dan Melomedman <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/27/2003 18:20:36
Dan Melomedman wrote:
> Again it's exec(), not fork(). One process only.

Correction. We may need two processes at most. The process 
fork()ing/exec()ing the authenticator, and then wait()ing on it, 
and the process exec()ed by the authenticator if credentials match.