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authorThorsten Kukuk <>2006-06-04 02:02:21 +0000
committerThorsten Kukuk <>2006-06-04 02:02:21 +0000
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Purpose of commit: new feature Commit summary: --------------- 2006-06-04 Thorsten Kukuk <> * modules/pam_permit/ Include Make.xml.rules. * modules/pam_permit/pam_permit.8.xml: New. * modules/pam_permit/pam_permit.8: New, generated from xml file. * modules/pam_permit/README.xml: New. * modules/pam_permit/README: Regenerated from xml file.
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+.\" Title: pam_permit
+.\" Author:
+.\" Generator: DocBook XSL Stylesheets v1.70.1 <>
+.\" Date: 06/04/2006
+.\" Manual: Linux\-PAM Manual
+.\" Source: Linux\-PAM Manual
+.TH "PAM_PERMIT" "8" "06/04/2006" "Linux\-PAM Manual" "Linux\-PAM Manual"
+.\" disable hyphenation
+.\" disable justification (adjust text to left margin only) l
+pam_permit \- The promiscuous module
+.HP 14
+pam_permit is a PAM module that always permit access. It does nothing else.
+In the case of authentication, the user's name will be set to
+if the application didn't set one. Many applications and PAM modules become confused if this name is unknown.
+This module is very dangerous. It should be used with extreme caution.
+This module does not recognice any options.
+The services
+are supported.
+.TP 3n
+This module always returns this value.
+Add this line to your other login entries to disable account management, but continue to permit users to log in.
+.RS 3n
+account required
+pam_permit was written by Andrew G. Morgan, <>.