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PAM_ROOTOK(8)		  BSD System Manager's Manual		 PAM_ROOTOK(8)

NAME
     pam_rootok	-- RootOK PAM module

SYNOPSIS
     [service-name] module-type	control-flag pam_rootok	[options]

DESCRIPTION
     The RootOK	authentication service module for PAM, pam_rootok provides
     functionality for only one	PAM category: authentication.  In terms	of the
     module-type parameter, this is the	"auth" feature.	 It also provides a
     null function for session management.

   RootOK Authentication Module
     The RootOK	authentication component (pam_sm_authenticate()), always re-
     turns success for the superuser; i.e., if getuid(2) returns 0.

     The following options may be passed to the	authentication module:

     debug    syslog(3)	debugging information at LOG_DEBUG level.

     no_warn  suppress warning messages	to the user.  These messages include
	      reasons why the user's authentication attempt was	declined.

SEE ALSO
     getuid(2),	pam.conf(5), pam(8)

BSD				 July 8, 2001				   BSD

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