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PAM_SM_AUTHENTICATE(3)	 BSD Library Functions Manual	PAM_SM_AUTHENTICATE(3)

NAME
     pam_sm_authenticate -- service module implementation for pam_authenticate

SYNOPSIS
     #include <sys/types.h>
     #include <security/pam_appl.h>
     #include <security/pam_modules.h>

     int
     pam_sm_authenticate(pam_handle_t *pamh, int flags,	int argc,
	 const char **argv);

DESCRIPTION
     The pam_sm_authenticate() function	is the service module's	implementation
     of	the pam_authenticate(3)	API function.

RETURN VALUES
     The pam_sm_authenticate() function	returns	one of the following values:

     [PAM_SUCCESS]	 Success.

     [PAM_ABORT]	 General failure.

     [PAM_AUTHINFO_UNAVAIL]
			 Authentication	information is unavailable.

     [PAM_AUTH_ERR]	 Authentication	error.

     [PAM_BUF_ERR]	 Memory	buffer error.

     [PAM_CONV_ERR]	 Conversation failure.

     [PAM_CRED_INSUFFICIENT]
			 Insufficient credentials.

     [PAM_IGNORE]	 Ignore	this module.

     [PAM_MAXTRIES]	 Maximum number	of tries exceeded.

     [PAM_PERM_DENIED]	 Permission denied.

     [PAM_SERVICE_ERR]	 Error in service module.

     [PAM_SYSTEM_ERR]	 System	error.

     [PAM_USER_UNKNOWN]	 Unknown user.

SEE ALSO
     pam(3), pam_authenticate(3), pam_strerror(3)

STANDARDS
     X/Open Single Sign-On Service (XSSO) - Pluggable Authentication Modules,
     June 1997.

AUTHORS
     The pam_sm_authenticate() function	and this manual	page were developed
     for the FreeBSD Project by	ThinkSec AS and	Network	Associates Laborato-
     ries, 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.

     The OpenPAM library is maintained by Dag-Erling Smorgrav <des@des.no>.

BSD				April 30, 2017				   BSD

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