PAM (from D-Bus/HAL discussion)

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at
Fri Apr 7 10:38:47 PDT 2006

On 4/5/06, Bruce Dubbs <bdubbs at> wrote:
> As far a PAM goes, we could point to
> for external PAM
> modules.
> pam_console is from Red Hat.  If we need it, I think we would have to
> extract it from the source RPM as I can't find a separate tar file.  I
> suspect it is probably a single .c file with some accompanying .h files.


You do in fact need to extract it from an SRPM.  It contains all the
pam-redhat-0.99.3-1.tar.bz2 among other things.  This is just a
directory of modules that are supposed to be unpacked in the Linux-PAM
source directory.  I've put it here for the time being:

Also, you should look at what RedHat actually does with this stuff:

To see how Jürg is handling this, see his files/spec/etc:


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