[sudo-users] sudo: pam_authenticate: Module is unknown

Todd C. Miller Todd.Miller at courtesan.com
Mon Apr 23 13:22:42 EDT 2012

On Fri, 20 Apr 2012 12:32:47 CDT, Josh Feather wrote:

> I have a SLES10SP2 OS that will not allow local users to authenticate sudo.
> We use the Vintella VAS plugin to auth logins via Active Directory and it
> is working to auth sudo, but whenever a local user attempts to sudo
> anything, they get "sudo: pam_authenticate: Module is unknown". Anyone seen
> this ... have an idea how to resolve it?

What version of sudo are you running?  What you describe sounds
like a problem that was fixed in sudo 1.8.2.

 - todd

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