bugThe GNU Hurd - Bugs: bug #15320, verifying password is uid based


bug #15320: verifying password is uid based

Submitted by:  Samuel Thibault <sthibaul>
Submitted on:  Thu 29 Dec 2005 09:10:10 PM UTC  
Category: Hurd InterfacesSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: None
Status: NonePrivacy: Public
Assigned to: NoneOriginator Name: 
Open/Closed: OpenReproducibility: None
Size (loc): NonePlanned Release: None
Effort: 0.00
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Thu 29 Dec 2005 09:10:10 PM UTC, original submission:

From http://bugs.debian.org/57130

From: -unavailable-
To: -unavailable-
Subject: hurd: verifying password is uid based
Date: Sat, 05 Feb 2000 23:09:18 +0100

Package: hurd
Version: Feb 2000
Severity: normal


"The password server protocol is broken, because
it sends a uid instead of the name. The nice ugids_* functions in
hurd/libshouldbeinlibc that take care of it all have uid-based interfaces
too, so a bunch of stuff needs to be rearranged to fix it properly."


Samuel Thibault <sthibaul>
Project Member


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