[sudo-users] pam_tally2 reset failed login counter issue

Raghavendra Karthik D karthikaryabhat at gmail.com
Tue Jun 21 02:48:02 MDT 2016

Hello Team,

We are using the pam_tally2 module to perform account lockout, and it does
not support resetting the failed login count after a certain time period
has elapsed.
Why doesn't unlock_time automatically reset the failed login counter to 0 ?
Is the workaround manually calling --reset ?


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