r6031 - in trunk/BOOK: introduction/welcome postlfs/security

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue May 9 06:29:45 PDT 2006


Author: randy
Date: 2006-05-09 07:29:44 -0600 (Tue, 09 May 2006)
New Revision: 6031

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/shadow.xml
Log:
Added a note to the Shadow instructions about running the Linux-PAM test suite

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2006-05-09 13:02:04 UTC (rev 6030)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2006-05-09 13:29:44 UTC (rev 6031)
@@ -45,6 +45,10 @@
       <para>May 9th, 2006</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
+          <para>[randy] - Added a note to the Shadow instructions about
+          running the Linux-PAM test suite.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
           <para>[randy] - Updated to Linux-PAM-0.99.4.0.</para>
         </listitem>
       </itemizedlist>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/shadow.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/shadow.xml	2006-05-09 13:02:04 UTC (rev 6030)
+++ trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/shadow.xml	2006-05-09 13:29:44 UTC (rev 6031)
@@ -446,7 +446,9 @@
           <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem>. If you do not see any
           errors, then all is well and you should proceed with the rest of the
           configuration. If you did receive errors, stop now and double check
-          the above configuration files manually.  If you cannot find and
+          the above configuration files manually. You can also run the test
+          suite from the <application>Linux-PAM</application> package to assist
+          you in determining the problem. If you cannot find and
           fix the error, you should recompile <application>Shadow</application>
           replacing <option>--with-libpam</option> with
           <option>--without-libpam</option> in the above instructions (also move
@@ -481,6 +483,13 @@
 # End /etc/pam.d/other</literal>
 EOF</userinput></screen>
 
+      <para>If you preserved the source tree from the
+      <application>Linux-PAM</application> package (or you feel like unpacking
+      that tarball, then running <command>configure</command> and
+      <command>make</command>), now would be a good time to run the test
+      suite from this package. This test suite will use the configuration you
+      just finished during the tests. All the tests should pass.</para>
+
       </sect4>
 
       <sect4 id="pam-access">




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