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PAM_FTPUSERS(8) NetBSD System Manager's Manual PAM_FTPUSERS(8)
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pam_ftpusers -- ftpusers PAM module
[service-name] module-type control-flag pam_ftpusers [options]
The ftpusers service module for PAM provides functionality for only one
PAM category: account management. In terms of the module-type parameter,
this is the ``account'' feature.
Ftpusers Account Management Module
The ftpusers account management component (pam_sm_acct_mgmt()), succeeds
if and only if the user is listed in /etc/ftpusers.
The following options may be passed to the authentication module:
debug syslog(3) debugging information at LOG_DEBUG level.
no_warn suppress warning messages to the user. These messages include
reasons why the user's authentication attempt was declined.
disallow reverse the semantics; pam_ftpusers will succeed if and only if
the user is not listed in /etc/ftpusers.
ftpusers(5), pam.conf(5), ftpd(8), pam(8)
The pam_ftpusers module and this manual page were developed for the
FreeBSD Project by ThinkSec AS and NAI Labs, the Security Research Divi-
sion of Network Associates, Inc. under DARPA/SPAWAR contract
N66001-01-C-8035 (``CBOSS''), as part of the DARPA CHATS research pro-
The current version of this module parses an older format of the
ftpusers(5) file and should not be used. ftpd(8) will keep using its
built-in ftpusers(5) parsing code until the parser code in the pam module
NetBSD 8.0 February 27, 2005 NetBSD 8.0