PAM_MISC_SETENV(3)            Linux-PAM Manual            PAM_MISC_SETENV(3)

NAME         top

       pam_misc_setenv - BSD like PAM environment variable setting

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <security/pam_misc.h>

       int pam_misc_setenv(pam_handle_t *pamh, const char *name,
                           const char *value, int readonly);

DESCRIPTION         top

       This function performs a task equivalent to pam_putenv(3), its syntax
       is, however, more like the BSD style function; setenv(). The name and
       value are concatenated with an '=' to form a name=value and passed to
       pam_putenv(). If, however, the PAM variable is already set, the
       replacement will only be applied if the last argument, readonly, is

SEE ALSO         top

       pam_putenv(3), pam(8)

STANDARDS         top

       The pam_misc_setenv function is part of the libpam_misc Library and
       not defined in any standard.

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Linux-PAM Manual                 04/01/2016               PAM_MISC_SETENV(3)