Fedora Core 5 Test Update: pam-

Tomas Mraz tmraz at redhat.com
Mon May 15 22:14:17 UTC 2006

Fedora Test Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 5
Name        : pam
Version     :                      
Release     : fc5.1                  
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.

* Mon May 15 2006 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com>
- dropped pam_namespace for FC5 build
* 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:

8875ce234cf2f58b0313348ca07f8c05e0688bc6  SRPMS/pam-
a81977b4133190cdfbbe0cf1f9bdc432b5b41623  ppc/pam-
385abb8060a307eeab064a014b562083be27aa68  ppc/pam-devel-
6984d9e9ac3dd98757ead029d8e9a6dce6835ff9  ppc/debug/pam-debuginfo-
5abbf5e362813461815153d82d61a3df07915ced  ppc/pam-
c675376e2d81da7547a277fda02b2b92b157cbdc  ppc/pam-devel-
fe1e71def0ee2fd63e6e1b1a0873533cdcb17a0e  x86_64/pam-
17637d44c0a082b29fb0e953c6507f4d285229d2  x86_64/pam-devel-
2426640bf0261c7162c8935f94235afd977e5595  x86_64/debug/pam-debuginfo-
491974bc9e5daa7c10f036961abfb205d27dbb5e  i386/pam-
fe532d9485b2d47a24e2c12072692548ccffae8c  i386/pam-devel-
8a18945c2af46769e17690208c57cb57a1c06607  i386/debug/pam-debuginfo-

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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