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authorThorsten Kukuk <>2006-03-11 10:00:46 +0000
committerThorsten Kukuk <>2006-03-11 10:00:46 +0000
commitbd940ba3beea685e297144705bc3d7547e81b837 (patch)
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Purpose of commit: new feature Commit summary: --------------- 2006-03-11 Thorsten Kukuk <> * doc/man/pam_fail_delay.3.xml: New. * doc/man/pam_fail_delay.3: New, generated from xml. * doc/man/pam_prompt.3.xml: New. * doc/man/pam_prompt.3: New, generated from xml. * doc/man/pam_syslog.3.xml: New. * doc/man/pam_syslog.3: New, generated from xml. * doc/man/pam_vprompt.3: New, generated from xml. * doc/man/pam_vsyslog.3: New, generated from xml.
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+.\" ** You probably do not want to edit this file directly **
+.\" It was generated using the DocBook XSL Stylesheets (version 1.69.1).
+.\" Instead of manually editing it, you probably should edit the DocBook XML
+.\" source for it and then use the DocBook XSL Stylesheets to regenerate it.
+.TH "PAM_SYSLOG" "3" "02/20/2006" "Linux\-PAM Manual" "Linux\-PAM Manual"
+.\" disable hyphenation
+.\" disable justification (adjust text to left margin only) l
+pam_syslog, pam_vsyslog \- send messages to the system logger
+\fB#include <syslog.h>\fR
+\fB#include <security/pam_ext.h>\fR
+.HP 16
+\fBvoid\ \fBpam_syslog\fR\fR\fB(\fR\fBpam_handle_t\ *\fR\fB\fIpamh\fR\fR\fB, \fR\fBint\ \fR\fB\fIpriority\fR\fR\fB, \fR\fBconst\ char\ *\fR\fB\fIfmt\fR\fR\fB, \fR\fB\fI...\fR\fR\fB);\fR
+.HP 17
+\fBvoid\ \fBpam_vsyslog\fR\fR\fB(\fR\fBpam_handle_t\ *\fR\fB\fIpamh\fR\fR\fB, \fR\fBint\ \fR\fB\fIpriority\fR\fR\fB, \fR\fBconst\ char\ *\fR\fB\fIfmt\fR\fR\fB, \fR\fBva_list\ \fR\fB\fIargs\fR\fR\fB);\fR
+function logs messages using
+and is intended for internal use by Linux\-PAM and PAM service modules. The
+argument is formed by ORing the facility and the level values as documented in the
+manual page.
+function performs the same task as
+with the difference that it takes a set of arguments which have been obtained using the
+variable argument list macros.
+functions are Linux\-PAM extensions.