pam (1.1.3-7.1) pam_unix_fix_sgid_shadow_auth.patch

Summary

 modules/pam_unix/passverify.c |    4 ++--
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

    
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Patch contents

Revert upstream change that prevents pam_unix from working with sgid
shadow applications.

Authors: Steve Langasek <vorlon@debian.org>

Upstream status: to be submitted (and debated...)

Index: debian-pkg-pam/modules/pam_unix/passverify.c
===================================================================
--- debian-pkg-pam.orig/modules/pam_unix/passverify.c	2009-04-17 12:46:39.000000000 -0700
+++ debian-pkg-pam/modules/pam_unix/passverify.c	2009-04-17 12:46:40.000000000 -0700
@@ -203,11 +203,11 @@
 			 * ...and shadow password file entry for this user,
 			 * if shadowing is enabled
 			 */
+			*spwdent = pam_modutil_getspnam(pamh, name);
 #ifndef HELPER_COMPILE
-			if (geteuid() || SELINUX_ENABLED)
+			if (*spwdent == NULL && (geteuid() || SELINUX_ENABLED))
 				return PAM_UNIX_RUN_HELPER;
 #endif
-			*spwdent = pam_modutil_getspnam(pamh, name);
 			if (*spwdent == NULL || (*spwdent)->sp_pwdp == NULL)
 				return PAM_AUTHINFO_UNAVAIL;
 		}