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RE: How do I...?

From: Barry Brimer (listsbrimer.org)
Date: Tue Oct 30 2007 - 11:13:24 CDT


Maybe I am not fully understanding your question. Are trying to have a system
that doesn't provide a login prompt whatsoever .. but automatically logs in and
provides a shell .. runs a program, etc? My solution was to not require a
password to a login.

Quoting Stephen Goggin <sgogginNetEffect.com>:

> Thanks for the quick reply!
>
> However, this didn't do the trick, it still gives no login prompt...
>> -----Original Message-----
> From: pam-list-bouncesredhat.com [mailto:pam-list-bouncesredhat.com]
> On Behalf Of Barry Brimer
> Sent: Monday, October 29, 2007 5:14 PM
> To: Pluggable Authentication Modules
> Subject: RE: How do I...?
>
>
> 1. Backup /etc/pam.d
> 2. Have a bootable CD that you can use to regain access to your system
> if this
> encounters any issues.
> 3. Double check steps 1 and 2.
> 4. Open 2 root terminals in case you accidentally close one of them
> 5. Delete the contents of the /etc/pam.d directory
> 6. Create a file named 'other' in /etc/pam.d
> 7. Put the following in /etc/pam.d/other
>
> auth sufficient pam_permit.so
> account sufficient pam_permit.so
> password sufficient pam_permit.so
> session sufficient pam_permit.so
>
> 8. Test.
> 9. If this doesn't work, replace sufficient with required in all lines
> above.
>
> Quoting Stephen Goggin <sgogginNetEffect.com>:
>
> > All of the above. I've spent a week trying to find the answer to my
> diskless
> > RHEL4 setup, and I'm sure my boss expected more results. No one on any
> > mailing lists or web forums were of any help whatsoever...
> >
> > So, Our PXE network is entirely contained. We don't even need the
> security we
> > have using cleartext over rlogin, which is none...
> >
> > I need a small, simple setup with scanpci and rlogin to run tests
> on...
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: pam-list-bouncesredhat.com on behalf of Barry Brimer
> > Sent: Mon 10/29/2007 3:55 PM
> > To: Pluggable Authentication Modules
> > Subject: Re: How do I...?
> >
> > Quoting Stephen Goggin <sgogginNetEffect.com>:
> >
> > > How would one go about setting up a RHEL4U4 or FC4 or FC5 box
> without any
> > PAM
> > > whatsoever?
> >
> > What is your goal exactly? Elimintating PAM, having logins that don't
> > require
> > passwords, or something else entirely?
> >
> >
> >
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