[horde] PAM authentication missing PAM?

Michael M Slusarz slusarz at horde.org
Mon Jun 13 18:30:33 UTC 2011

Quoting Jan Schneider <jan at horde.org>:

> Zitat von Ole Wolf <ole at naturloven.dk>:
>> On Mon, 2011-06-13 at 12:06 -0600, Michael M Slusarz wrote:
>>> Actually... I think I was right the *first* time.  The PECL PAM's
>>> package.xml indicates that the package is correctly named 'pam', not
>>> 'pam_auth'.  So I think the error here is that the OP is using
>>> pam_auth from Debian, which is no longer supported.
> Correct.
>> Yes, I'm using Debian (specifically, Ubuntu).
>> I'm always reluctant to remove a package from a distribution and install
>> some other equivalent. Is there anything that prevents you from
>> supporting both a package named 'pam' and a package named 'pam_auth'?
> Yes, the fact that pam_auth is unmaintained and has been deprecated  
> years ago.

I've added a check to test.php that will report an error if pam isn't  
available but pam_auth is detected on the system.


Michael Slusarz [slusarz at horde.org]

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