Subject: Re: BSD auth for NetBSD
To: None <>
From: Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino <>
List: tech-security
Date: 09/13/2003 14:40:59
> > First off, how in heck can anything I, Peter, or anyone else have said
> > possibly ever prevent someone from using PAM!?!?!?!?  Do we somehow 
> > have
> Ok, my wording was poor.  My point is, if the people who want BSD Auth 
> "win", then people who want to use PAM "lose", because PAM cannot be 
> implemented using BSD Auth as the back-end.

	we could introduce PAM and BSD auth into the system independently,
	and let apps chose which to use (or build time option USE_PAM/BSDAUTH).