Subject: Re: Centralized User and Password Management
To: Tillman Hodgson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Pavel Cahyna <email@example.com>
Date: 11/29/2004 15:29:59
On Sun, 28 Nov 2004 22:52:47 +0000, Tillman Hodgson wrote:
> This, in a
> Kerberos environment, pam_krb5 is a stop-gap measure.
> I like PAM. However, pam_krb5 doesn't do what you seem to think it does
Say there is a screen-locking program like xlock or xscreensaver,
which requires a password to unlock the screen. Isn't pam_krb5 the right
way in this situation to ensure that this password is consistent with the
password used to login?