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Re: hooking apache auth to unix accounts

From: Frank Gruman <fgatwork_at_verizon.net>
Date: 2006-09-21 00:32:43 CEST

Jeff Marder wrote:
> >I use mod_auth_pam on Linux with pam configured to use both the local
> >password file and an NT domain for subversion and several other
> >web services. I'm not sure about solaris, though.
>
> I remember looking at that about a month ago. It kind of made me
> nervous that right on the front page they say that it's no longer
> supported/developed, but it mostly works. They recommend using
> mod_authnz_external (http://unixpapa.com/mod_authnz_external/). I
> spent a few minutes trying to get it to work and then gave up. I just
> didn't feel like tinkering with it all afternoon. Has anyone else used
> this?
>
>
>
>
I had set up mod_authnz_external on my personal box and had it working
fine. It was reading from my local Linux accounts without any problems.

It took me about an hour to get it installed / setup / working when I
read through the instructions.

Regards,
Frank
Received on Thu Sep 21 00:33:28 2006

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