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PAM_GUEST(8)		FreeBSD	System Manager's Manual		  PAM_GUEST(8)

NAME
     pam_guest -- Guest	PAM module

SYNOPSIS
     [service-name] module-type	control-flag pam_guest [arguments]

DESCRIPTION
     The guest service module for PAM allows guest logins.  If successful, the
     pam_guest module sets the PAM environment variable	GUEST to the login
     name.  The	application can	check this variable using pam_getenv(3)	to
     differentiate guest logins	from normal logins.

     The following options may be passed to the	pam_guest module:

     guests=list    Comma-separated list of guest account names.  The default
		    is ``guest''.  A typical value for ftpd(8) would be
		    ``anonymous,ftp''.

     nopass	    Omits the password prompt if the target account is on the
		    list of guest accounts.

     pass_as_ruser  The	password typed in by the user is exported as the
		    PAM_RUSER item.  This is useful for	applications like
		    ftpd(8) where guest	users are encouraged to	use their
		    email address as password.

     pass_is_user   Requires the guest user to type in the guest account name
		    as password.

SEE ALSO
     pam_getenv(3), pam_get_item(3), pam.conf(5), pam(8)

AUTHORS
     The pam_guest module and this manual page were developed for the FreeBSD
     Project by	ThinkSec AS and	NAI Labs, the Security Research	Division of
     Network Associates, Inc. under DARPA/SPAWAR contract N66001-01-C-8035
     (``CBOSS''), as part of the DARPA CHATS research program.

FreeBSD	10.1			 May 26, 2003			  FreeBSD 10.1

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