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authorSebastien Tricaud <>2005-01-16 22:12:24 +0000
committerSebastien Tricaud <>2005-01-16 22:12:24 +0000
commit265d8a5b9d5df51af0e5b0b62b0d390ec04872ae (patch)
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Audit option added
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diff --git a/doc/modules/pam_tally.sgml b/doc/modules/pam_tally.sgml
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@@ -73,6 +73,11 @@ of usernames would be much more flexible
<item> <tt>file=</tt><em>/where/to/keep/counts</em>:
specify the file location for the counts.
The default location is <tt>/var/log/faillog</tt>.
+<item> <tt>audit</tt>:
+ display the username typed if the user is not found. It may be
+ useful for scripts, but you should know users often type their
+ password instead making your system weaker. Activate it only if you
+ know what you are doing.
<sect2>Authentication component