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Old 10-06-2011, 09:41 AM   #1
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root and passwd and pam (help)

rhel 5.7 fully updated

ok, perhaps maybe just a distro issue but trying to figure out a few things.

i use to enforce password policy, but i cannot get passwd to prompt for "enter current password" when user is uid=0 changing it's own password. is there a change somewhere to get that functionality? i cant seem to find any conf's or pam switches that would enforce this.
Code: min=disabled,disabled,12,8,7 retry=3 similar=deny enforce=everyone ask_oldauthtok

Last edited by Linux_Kidd; 10-06-2011 at 10:18 AM.
Old 10-06-2011, 10:52 AM   #2
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Nevermind. It appears I don't know how to read. sorry.

Last edited by kbscores; 10-06-2011 at 10:58 AM.


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