Changeset 19d6c39


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Timestamp:
06/30/2020 12:40:31 PM (16 months ago)
Author:
Pierre Labastie <pieere@…>
Branches:
10.0, 10.1, 11.0, ken/refactor-virt, lazarus, qt5new, trunk, xry111/git-date, xry111/git-date-for-trunk, xry111/git-date-test
Children:
693f28e1
Parents:
acdc8b01
Message:

Remove references to cracklib when talking about pam configuration, and add
references to libpwquality.

git-svn-id: svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/trunk/BOOK@23347 af4574ff-66df-0310-9fd7-8a98e5e911e0

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4 edited

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  • general.ent

    racdc8b01 r19d6c39  
    11<!-- $LastChangedBy$ $Date$ -->
    22
    3 <!ENTITY day          "29">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
     3<!ENTITY day          "30">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
    44<!ENTITY month        "06">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
    55<!ENTITY year         "2020">
     
    77<!ENTITY copyholder   "The BLFS Development Team">
    88<!ENTITY version      "&year;-&month;-&day;">
    9 <!ENTITY releasedate  "June 29th, &year;">
     9<!ENTITY releasedate  "June 30th, &year;">
    1010<!ENTITY pubdate      "&year;-&month;-&day;"> <!-- metadata req. by TLDP -->
    1111<!ENTITY blfs-version "svn">                  <!-- svn|[release #] -->
  • introduction/welcome/changelog.xml

    racdc8b01 r19d6c39  
    4343    -->
    4444    <listitem>
     45      <para>June 30th, 2020</para>
     46      <itemizedlist>
     47        <listitem>
     48          <para>[pierre] - Add some explanation about cracklib and pwquality
     49          to the PAM page and update shadow <quote>important</quote> note
     50          about rebuilding after PAM.</para>
     51        </listitem>
     52      </itemizedlist>
     53    </listitem>
     54
     55    <listitem>
    4556      <para>June 29th, 2020</para>
    4657      <itemizedlist>
  • postlfs/security/linux-pam.xml

    racdc8b01 r19d6c39  
    106106      <xref linkend="db"/>,
    107107      <xref linkend="libnsl"/>,
    108       <xref linkend="libpwquality"/>,
    109108      <xref linkend="libtirpc"/>,
    110109      <ulink url="https://github.com/linux-audit/audit-userspace">libaudit</ulink>, and
     
    128127        need</phrase><phrase revision="sysv">needs</phrase> to be reinstalled
    129128        after installing and configuring <application>Linux PAM</application>.
     129      </para>
     130
     131      <para role="recommended">
     132         With Linux-PAM-1.4.0 and higher, the pam_cracklib module is not
     133         installed by default. To enforce strong passwords, it is recommended
     134         to use <xref role="runtime" linkend="libpwquality"/>.
    130135      </para>
    131136    </note>
  • postlfs/security/shadow.xml

    racdc8b01 r19d6c39  
    8383    <para role="required">
    8484      <xref linkend="linux-pam"/> or
    85       <xref linkend="cracklib"/>
     85      <xref role="nodep" linkend="cracklib"/>
    8686    </para>
    8787
     
    9797      <para>
    9898        The installation commands shown below are for installations where
    99         <application>Linux-PAM</application> has been installed (with or
    100         without a <application>CrackLib</application> installation) and
     99        <application>Linux-PAM</application> has been installed and
    101100        <application>Shadow</application> is being reinstalled to support the
    102101        <application>Linux-PAM</application> installation.
     
    268267        information. For information specific to integrating
    269268        <application>Shadow</application>, <application>Linux-PAM</application>
    270         and <application>CrackLib</application>, you can visit the following
    271         link:
     269        and <application>libpwquality</application>, you can visit the
     270        following link:
    272271      </para>
    273272
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