Subject: Re: linux emul for PAM libraries? (RSA/ACE)
To: Daniel Carosone <>
From: Charlie Allom <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/06/2005 11:04:24
On Fri, Jun 03, 2005 at 02:12:52PM +1000, Daniel Carosone wrote:
> > 
> > can anyone explain to me why this won't work and if it ever can or will?
> This won't work, and will continue to not work for the forseable
> future.  There's no practical way for the kernel to know which
> emulation table to use for which call from different parts of the same
> process.[*]

I see now: thanks to you and Christos.

> However, for this instance, there may be a much simpler and generally
> more elegant solution: can you get your ACE server to offer its
> authentication services via RADIUS

hm in theory I could but I don't think it's going to happen. Thanks

 hail eris