Subject: Re: OpenSSH and getpw*
To: Christos Zoulas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: John Nemeth <email@example.com>
Date: 04/01/2005 19:41:36
On Aug 22, 2:33am, Christos Zoulas wrote:
} John Nemeth <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
} > I did a sweep of the entire source tree looking for things that
} >use getpw*. Right now, I'm looking at OpenSSH. It is so convoluted
} >that it will be difficult to determine if its use of getpw* will
} >conflict with its use of PAM. Does somebody else want to look at it?
} >Should I just change every use of getpw* in the source of sshd to
} >getpw*_r? Should we just ignore OpenSSH now that the sweep of all the
} >PAM modules is done?
} I'd say do it. Better be safe than sorry.
Okay. I'll dig into it. If you don't hear from me within a few
days, then I've probably been eaten by the grue.
}-- End of excerpt from Christos Zoulas