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authorTomas Mraz <>2009-11-18 16:06:53 +0000
committerTomas Mraz <>2009-11-18 16:06:53 +0000
commite8e780f7a3911f8ad9d96268d669ed7943e93f4f (patch)
tree47ba1c7f3cfa9fc64418be8a6b3504a06ccc0e60 /modules/pam_access/access.conf.5.xml
parent0674700d17431655b4be03de6119ada78164266b (diff)
Relevant BUGIDs: 2892189
Purpose of commit: bugfix Commit summary: --------------- 2009-11-18 Tomas Mraz <> * modules/pam_access/pam_access.c(user_match): Revert the netgroup match to the original behavior, add new syntax for adding the local hostname. * modules/pam_access/access.conf.5.xml: Document the new syntax for adding the local hostname to the netgroup match.
Diffstat (limited to 'modules/pam_access/access.conf.5.xml')
1 files changed, 6 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/modules/pam_access/access.conf.5.xml b/modules/pam_access/access.conf.5.xml
index 1b629afc..a4d3419b 100644
--- a/modules/pam_access/access.conf.5.xml
+++ b/modules/pam_access/access.conf.5.xml
@@ -74,7 +74,12 @@
not set and &lt;origin&gt; field is thus set from
<emphasis>PAM_TTY</emphasis> or <emphasis>PAM_SERVICE</emphasis>".
If supported by the system you can use
- <emphasis>@netgroupname</emphasis> in host or user patterns.
+ <emphasis>@netgroupname</emphasis> in host or user patterns. The
+ <emphasis>@@netgroupname</emphasis> syntax is supported in the user
+ pattern only and it makes the local system hostname to be passed
+ to the netgroup match call in addition to the user name. This might not
+ work correctly on some libc implementations causing the match to
+ always fail.