Subject: Re: PAM's "failed to recover old authentication token"
To: None <>
From: Hernani Marques Madeira <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/12/2005 17:47:27
On Tue, Jul 12, 2005 at 07:05:51AM -0400, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:

> The first thing I'd check is that those commands are properly setuid.

Yes, they are, I parameterized, when installing, with -U.

Well, and these problems apply only to accounts that existed before I
did the update, including root.

A newly created user is able to use these commands without problems.