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Re: Compile error in current CVS, src/server.c:5500


From: Derek Robert Price
Subject: Re: Compile error in current CVS, src/server.c:5500
Date: Mon, 21 Jul 2003 14:23:42 -0400
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Brian Murphy wrote:

Hi,

Here is the fix. I didn't like the use of a fake error EACCES
in this situation, I prefer 0. EACCES refers to file access
failures not authentication / login failures as far as I'm aware.


What, exactly, is wrong with calling pam_strerror() to get an error message from PAM for pam_end() errors and printing that, as Mark mentioned? For that matter, why isn't this being done for returns other than PAM_SUCCESS in the preceding calls to pam_start(), pam_authenticate(), and pam_acct_mgmt()?

Derek

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