Subject: Re: pam and nullok
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
Date: 09/17/2005 13:03:23
In article <20050917103553.GA366@proton.internal.fnop.net>,
Rui Paulo <rpaulo@NetBSD.org> wrote:
>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.
Please file a PR so we don't forget.