Subject: Re: BSD auth for NetBSD
To: NetBSD Security Technical Discussion List <tech-security@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/13/2003 19:08:02
On Saturday, September 13, 2003, at 11:18 AM, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> No, that's not really true. PAM and BSD Auth are authentication
> frameworks. I'm talking only about a "shim" API that hides the
> particular flavour of framework from applications.
...and that defeats the whole purpose of using either.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>