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authorSteve Langasek <>2019-01-03 21:22:21 -0800
committerSteve Langasek <>2019-01-03 21:22:45 -0800
commit795badba7f95e737f979917859cd32c9bd47bcad (patch)
tree212a6a00baa11e9d0ca7bc27b12420d1dce6f07c /modules/pam_exec/README
parentc55c14c5c6762139ec6695d84ea0e2e917da5264 (diff)
parentba315ae8effdcad591608c99452dad05c4cf20ab (diff)
New upstream version 1.1.8
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diff --git a/modules/pam_exec/README b/modules/pam_exec/README
index a17343bd..7e578ef1 100644
--- a/modules/pam_exec/README
+++ b/modules/pam_exec/README
@@ -30,6 +30,17 @@ log=file
The output of the command is appended to file
+ Only run the command if the module type matches the given type.
+ Per default the output of the executed command is written to /dev/null.
+ With this option, the stdout output of the executed command is redirected
+ to the calling application. It's in the responsibility of this application
+ what happens with the output. The log option is ignored.
Per default will echo the exit status of the external command
@@ -57,5 +68,6 @@ with effective user ID.
-pam_exec was written by Thorsten Kukuk <>.
+pam_exec was written by Thorsten Kukuk <> and Josh Triplett