Nginx module to use PAM for simple http authentication

Sergio Talens-Oliag sto at
Fri Dec 5 17:06:15 MSK 2008

El Fri, Dec 05, 2008 at 12:28:59AM +0100, Noel Lublovary va escriure:
> Sergio, you're a hero! Sometimes simple things are the best. Compiling 
> your module with nginx 0.7.23 throw me an error, something like 
> debuglog3 need 8 parameters instead of 5. I don't care about debug so I 
> simply removed those lines in your code and it compiled fine and works 
> perfectly.

Good to know, we are using the stable nginx series, I'll review the code when
0.8.x goes out.

> It's bloody brilliant because it allowed me to setup quickly a 
> mysqldb-pam backed auth, for my cpanel & awstats. Long live Sysoev! Long 
> live Sergio!

That was my idea, PAM is able to do a lot of things right now, using it was a
simple and powerful option and it makes me happy to know that someone else
finds my aproach useful... ;)



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