Put lots of information in syslog. *NOTE* this option writes
passwords to syslog, so don't use anything sensitive when
Do not give warnings about things (otherwise warnings are
issued via the conversation function)
Do not prompt for a password, for pam_sm_authentication
function just use item PAM_AUTHTOK.
Do not prompt for a password unless there has been no
previous authentication token (item PAM_AUTHTOK is NULL)
This is intended for the pam_sm_chauthtok function and it
instructs this function to permit root to change the user's
password without entering the old password.
An argument intended for the account and chauthtok module
parts. It instructs the module to act as if the user's
password has expired
This instructs the module to make its first function fail.
This instructs the module to make its second function (if
there is one) fail.
For pam_sm_chauthtok, means fail on PAM_PRELIM_CHECK.
For pam_sm_chauthtok, means fail if the user hasn't already
been authenticated by this module. (See stress_new_pwd data
string in the NOTES.)
Memory buffer error.
Access to the system was denied.
The function passes all checks.
The user is not known to the system.
Failure involving user credentials.
Authentication token is no longer valid; new one required.
Failed preliminary check by service.
Authentication token lock busy.
Authentication token manipulation error.
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