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pam_permit - Promiscuous PAM module



      pam_permit - Promiscuous PAM module


      [service-name] module-type control-flag pam_permit [options]


      The Promiscuous authentication service module for PAM, pam_permit pro‐
      vides functionality for all the PAM categories: authentication, account
      management, session management and password management.  In terms of the
      module-type parameter, these are the “auth”, “account”, “session”, and
      “password” features.
      The Promiscuous module will universally allow all requests.  It is pri‐
      marily of use during testing, and to silence “noisy” PAM-enabled applica‐
      The following options may be passed to the module:
      debug  syslog(3) debugging information at LOG_DEBUG level.
      syslog(3), pam.conf(5), pam(8)


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