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Old 04-25-2012, 11:00 PM   #1
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Allowing password-less access to system-config-usrs program using pam.d

I have an assignment in class where the question says to edit a file in pam.d directory to allow any users to access system-config-usrs program without being prompted for root password. After a while of trying to figure it out my teacher gave me the hint that the file is password-auth. However I couldn't figure out what to edit in that file. I think it had to do something with but I tried many different edits and the usrs are still being prompted for root password.

here's the password-auth file below. I know it seems like cheating but I'm trying to learn here. So can anyone help me out with this?

# This file is auto-generated.
# User changes will be destroyed the next time authconfig is run.
auth        required
auth        sufficient nullok try_first_pass
auth        requisite uid >= 1000 quiet
auth        required

account     required
account     sufficient
account     sufficient uid < 1000 quiet
account     required

password    requisite try_first_pass retry=3 type=
password    sufficient md5 shadow nullok try_first_pass use_authtok
password    required

session     optional revoke
session     required
-session     optional
session     [success=1 default=ignore] service in crond quiet use_uid
session     required


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