PAM_DENY(8) MidnightBSD System Manager’s Manual PAM_DENY(8)

NAME

pam_deny — Deny PAM module

SYNOPSIS

[service-name] module-type control-flag pam_deny [options]

DESCRIPTION

The Deny authentication service module for PAM, pam_deny provides functionality for all the PAM categories: authentication, account management, session management and password management. In terms of the module-type parameter, these are the ‘‘auth’’, ‘‘account’’, ‘‘session’’, and ‘‘password’’ features.

The Deny module will universally deny all requests. It is primarily of use during testing, and to ‘‘null-out’’ unwanted functionality.

The following options may be passed to the module:

debug

syslog(3) debugging information at LOG_DEBUG level.

no_warn

suppress warning messages to the user. These messages include reasons why the user’s authentication attempt was declined.

SEE ALSO

syslog(3), pam.conf(5), pam(8)

MidnightBSD 0.3 July 7, 2001 MidnightBSD 0.3