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authorThorsten Kukuk <>2004-09-14 14:22:39 +0000
committerThorsten Kukuk <>2004-09-14 14:22:39 +0000
commit0b3e58307f210514609115544899ebe42d57a5c9 (patch)
treed511eb5579416af602bafbef406f0041991d3c6a /modules/pam_userdb/README
parentff883e0d18e0c274da4689b6efa7064408d8c74b (diff)
Relevant BUGIDs:
Purpose of commit: Commit summary: --------------- bugfix: merge with BerliOS
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@@ -10,8 +10,16 @@ RECOGNIZED ARGUMENTS:
is no default; the module will return PAM_IGNORE if
no database is provided.
+ crypt=[mode] indicates whether encrypted or plaintext passwords
+ are stored in the database. If [mode] is "crypt",
+ passwords should be stored in the database in
+ crypt(3) form. If [mode] is "none" or any other
+ value, passwords should be stored in the database in
+ plaintext.
icase make the password verification to be case insensitive
(ie when working with registration numbers and such)
+ only works with plaintext password storage.
dump dump all the entries in the database to the log (eek,
don't do this by default!)