Subject: Re: nsswitch dynamic modules
To: Antoine Jacoutot <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 12/28/2003 12:21:42
Antoine Jacoutot <> writes:
> The only concern I have now is about nsswitch support. Under FreeBSD I use 
> ldap for user authentication with the help of nss_ldap+pam_ldap.
> I know pam+pam_ldap can be installed on NetBSD, but I saw that nsswitch was 
> not able to load dynamic modules.
> Do you know if there' re any work in progress regarding this matter or if 
> there're any other name service that could be use instead ?

I believe Luke Mewburn is fixing dynamic module support for nsswitch
and will be done very soon.

Perry E. Metzger