LFS and PAM

Bryan K. Lawrence krystopher at mail.com
Fri Oct 26 16:03:33 PDT 2001


Dirk Heinrichs wrote:

> Hi  LFS users,
> 
> I wonder if anybody has installed PAM on an LFS system. At which point
> of a fresh installation should it be installed in order to get  it
> working? I would guess before the shadow package, because this one
> contains  login and friends. Any other suggestion?
> 
> Bye...
> 
>     Dirk
> 
> PS: IMHO pam should be part of LFS per default, any chance it will be
> added to a future version?
> 

I'm running LFS with PAM, but I installed it after everything else.  I 
think once PAM was in that I re-compiled the shadow stuff.  Also, if you 
use KDE, then KDE should be recompiled too.  

For a new system, then I would suggest installing PAM before shadow.  

ANyway, my 2 cents.

Krys
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