Manual Reference Pages  - pam_krb5_storetmp (8)

NAME

/$LIB/security/pam_krb5/pam_krb5_storetmp - Temporary file helper

CONTENTS

Synopsis
Description
Arguments
Files
Bugs
Author

SYNOPSIS

pam_krb5_storetmp pattern [uid] [gid]

DESCRIPTION

The pam_krb5.so module uses pam_krb5_storetmp to create and remove temporary files. It is not intended for any other use.

ARGUMENTS

pattern A filename pattern of the form /tmp/fooXXXXXX. A temporary file will be created using mkstemp(3) and any data provided to standard input will be piped to the file. Upon reading an end-of-file, the helper will print the name of the created file.
If the pattern does not end with the distinctive patterh XXXXXX, then the file is simply deleted.

uid An optional numeric UID which the helper will attempt to switch to before creating the file. The helper continues in its task if the attempt fails.

gid An optional numeric GID which the helper will attempt to switch to before creating the file. The helper continues in its task if the attempt fails.

FILES

/$LIB/security/pam_krb5.so

SEE ALSO

mkstemp(3) pam_krb5(5) pam_krb5(8)

BUGS

Probably, but let’s hope not. If you find any, please file them in the bug database at http://bugzilla.redhat.com/ against the "pam_krb5" component.

AUTHOR

Nalin Dahyabhai <nalin@redhat.com>


Red Hat Linux pam_krb5_storetmp (8) 2005/10/05
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