r8192 - trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security

ag at linuxfromscratch.org ag at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Jan 5 20:10:31 PST 2010


Author: ag
Date: 2010-01-05 21:10:31 -0700 (Tue, 05 Jan 2010)
New Revision: 8192

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/shadow.xml
Log:
Crarified a note in shadow's page about the ENV_SUPATH. Thanks to Simon Geard for the wording

Modified: trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/shadow.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/shadow.xml	2010-01-06 01:42:52 UTC (rev 8191)
+++ trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/shadow.xml	2010-01-06 04:10:31 UTC (rev 8192)
@@ -539,9 +539,10 @@
 unset ENV_PATH</userinput></screen>
 
           <note>
-            <para>ENV_SUPATH is no longer supported.  You must create
-            a valid <filename>/root/.bashrc</filename> file to provide a
-            modified path for the super-user.</para>
+            <para>The ENV_SUPATH option used to modify root's default path
+            does not work with PAM. You have to set the path in root's login
+            scripts instead.
+            </para>
           </note>
 
       </sect4>




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