Projects / pam_login


pam_login is written specificly for PAM authentication. It is based on the version from the util-Linux package, from which all code for non-PAM support was removed. Instead, support for the most important features of the login program from the shadow suite was added.

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  11 Jan 2006 12:15

    Release Notes: A lot of bugfixes were done since the last release. SELinux and lastlog support was removed in favor of the corresponding PAM modules.

    •  07 Oct 2003 10:01

      Release Notes: This release fixes a problem with calling PAM functions in the wrong order and adds support for NSA Security-enhanced Linux.

      •  15 Jan 2003 21:07

        Release Notes: This version contains some fixes for the upcoming gcc 3.3, fixes some utmp/wtmp handling problems on architectures with 32bit and 64bit userland, and fixes some problems with non-standard TTYs.

        •  14 Jul 2002 20:22

          Release Notes: This release fixes a bug in the SIGHUP handling.

          •  27 Apr 2002 20:13

            Release Notes: A fix for Ctrl-\ killing the login process was applied.

            Recent comments

            23 Feb 2011 18:43 wavelasq

            Hi! May u help me?, I need to configure "pam_login" but I don't know how to do it!


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