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Bugfix update for PAM

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(Last modified: 01MAR2002)


solutions Bugfix update for PAM SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (6e85fd5d2606ed2c37ea268838cd36b4)

Applies to

Product(s): SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7 for PowerPC

Package: pam
Release: 20020301
Obsoletes: none

Indications

This package should be updated if you need to use the PAM modules pam_access.so and pam_userdb.so

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

The PAM modules pam_access.so and pam_userdb.so were not linked correctly with some libraries. Subsequently nobody is able to login if this modules are used.

Solution

Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Uvh pam.rpm
After installation restart all services that you have configured to use the affected PAM modules as some of the programs load the modules only once on startup.

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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