[sudo-workers] Re: pam.c version 1.42 vs 1.43

Tom Lieuallen toml at engr.orst.edu
Fri Oct 22 13:43:21 EDT 2004

I take that back.  1.42 didn't fix it either.  I swear it did at one

It appears this problem existed back in 1.6.7p5 as well.  It rather
appears to be an issue on our HP LDAP clients.

sorry for the misleading previous message.

I guess for now, I just won't get insulted.  At least it works


Tom Lieuallen
Oregon State University

On Fri, 2004-10-22 at 10:37, Tom Lieuallen wrote:
> I found in the sudo-workers archive a note about 'ldap and password'
> dated Fri Aug 20 09:16:53 MDT 2004.  
> I am running HP-UX 11.11 (11i) with LDAP and shadow passwords.  With the
> pam.c released with sudo-1.6.8p1 (pam.c 1.43), I had problems.  When I
> reverted to 1.42, it works as expected.
> Specifically, when I ran sudo with pam.c 1.43, it would accept a correct
> password fine.  However, if I gave it a bad password, it reports the
> following and exits the program.  No further password attempts.
>   sudo: pam_authenticate: No account present for user
> And even worse, I don't get insulted. :-)
> It seems that 1.43 needs some more work.
> Thank you
> Tom Lieuallen
> Oregon State University

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