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NAME

openpam_get_feature -- query the state of an optional feature

SYNOPSIS

#include <sys/types.h> #include <security/pam_appl.h> #include <security/openpam.h> int openpam_get_feature(int feature, int *onoff);

DESCRIPTION

This function is experimental and may be modified or removed in a future release without prior warning. The openpam_get_feature() function stores the current state of the specified feature in the variable pointed to by its onoff argument. The following features are recognized: OPENPAM_RESTRICT_SERVICE_NAME Disallow path separators in service names. This feature is enabled by default. Disabling it allows the application to specify the path to the desired policy file directly. OPENPAM_VERIFY_POLICY_FILE Verify the ownership and permissions of the policy file and the path leading up to it. This feature is enabled by default. OPENPAM_RESTRICT_MODULE_NAME Disallow path separators in module names. This feature is disabled by default. Enabling it prevents the use of modules in non-standard locations. OPENPAM_VERIFY_MODULE_FILE Verify the ownership and permissions of each loadable module and the path leading up to it. This feature is enabled by default.

RETURN VALUES

The openpam_get_feature() function returns one of the following values: [PAM_SUCCESS] Success. [PAM_BAD_FEATURE] Unrecognized or restricted feature.

SEE ALSO

openpam_set_feature(3), pam(3), pam_strerror(3)

STANDARDS

The openpam_get_feature() function is an OpenPAM extension.

AUTHORS

The openpam_get_feature() function and this manual page were developed by Dag-Erling Smorgrav <des@des.no>. DragonFly 5.3 April 30, 2017 DragonFly 5.3

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