Unix-chkpwd problem with Linux-PAM-1.1-1 trying to run su from shadow-126.96.36.199
I am trying to run su as a non privileged user to log in as root.
However, this only works when I make /etc/shadow world readable.
I have /lib/security/unix_chkpwd as a setuid root executable
I use the following pam-file for su:
I kept getting errors in auth.log like:
However, I had /bin/su as a regular executable.
Once I changed this to setuid root, everything worked.
So sorry, false alarm.
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