Fedora Core 5 Update: pam-

Tomas Mraz tmraz at redhat.com
Mon Jun 5 21:09:43 UTC 2006

Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 5
Name        : pam
Version     :                      
Release     : fc5.4                  
Summary     : A security tool which provides authentication for applications.
Description :
PAM (Pluggable Authentication Modules) is a system security tool that
allows system administrators to set authentication policy without
having to recompile programs that handle authentication.

Update Information:

This updates PAM to latest upstream version. There are
mainly bug fixes and one additional module pam_exec.

* Wed May 24 2006 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com>
- dropped pam_namespace for FC5 build
* Wed May 24 2006 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com>
- actually don't link to libssl as it is not used (#191915)
* Wed May 17 2006 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com>
- use md5 implementation from pam_unix in pam_namespace
- pam_namespace should call setexeccon only when selinux is enabled
* Tue May 16 2006 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com>
- pam_console_apply shouldn't access /var when called with -r (#191401)
- actually apply the large-uid patch
- don't build hmactest in pam_timestamp so openssl-devel is not required
- add missing buildrequires (#191915)
* Wed May 10 2006 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com>
- upgrade to new upstream version
- make pam_console_apply not dependent on glib
- support large uids in pam_tally, pam_tally2
* Thu May  4 2006 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com>
- the namespace instance init script is now in /etc/security (#190148)
- pam_namespace: added missing braces (#190026)
- pam_tally(2): never call fclose twice on the same FILE (from upstream)
* Wed Apr 26 2006 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com>
- fixed console device class for irda (#189966)
- make pam_console_apply fail gracefully when a class is missing
* Tue Apr 25 2006 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com>
- added pam_namespace module written by Janak Desai (per-user /tmp
- new pam-redhat modules version

This update can be downloaded from:

428444fdfe636912cdb9eee3a0a74348e8d1944b  SRPMS/pam-
428444fdfe636912cdb9eee3a0a74348e8d1944b  noarch/pam-
b8867c43f9ae911dd23417509af105912d22fd55  ppc/pam-
70fead8c69551af7f682d3fdb08f489bdc188e28  ppc/pam-devel-
437da7be34fa275e828759fd9ba2c29b0bcd8353  ppc/debug/pam-debuginfo-
934755661ce612c214f07832826a68caff05c8f8  ppc/pam-devel-
08cdab47aa201aa55ff3c1c884b20096dd48074e  ppc/pam-
16c3402c5423f3c50608db9279439690ca08d0f1  x86_64/pam-devel-
f7071a2a8adeffb99bc22c1d642c3072d288983b  x86_64/debug/pam-debuginfo-
8e696b6b013084a4c14e80064beb322c2017a87d  x86_64/pam-
2f1fff5cbc77d7bddab0eb8e9cbf46f6551453e7  i386/pam-devel-
ee2900d469ea8804a7d07753c20c0695fb08070d  i386/debug/pam-debuginfo-
366b3ccb8772e073098b27695b08f4e9c5d605a0  i386/pam-

This update can be installed with the 'yum' update program.  Use 'yum update
package-name' at the command line.  For more information, refer to 'Managing
Software with yum,' available at http://fedora.redhat.com/docs/yum/.

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