Subject: Re: pam and nullok
To: David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Rui Paulo <rpaulo@NetBSD.org>
Date: 09/17/2005 11:35:53
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On 2005.08.26 09:51:50 +0100, David Brownlee wrote:
| Trying to upgrade a system to NetBSD-3_BETA and hitting a pam
| problem. It has one account to which access should be permitted
| without a password. I've tried adding nullok to pam.d/system
| but it still seems to reject login via both telnet and ssh.
| Anyone have any idea what I'm missing?
Hmm, no. But it is impossible to login without setting a root
password, i.e., using the passwd and master.passwd files from the
sets. I think PAM shouldn't be so restrict.
-- Rui Paulo
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