cvs commit: src/etc/pam.d Makefile cron src/usr.sbin/cron/cron
Makefile cron.8 cron.h database.c do_command.c src/usr.sbin/cron/lib
rwatson at FreeBSD.org
Sun Jun 17 17:42:42 UTC 2007
On Sun, 17 Jun 2007, Yar Tikhiy wrote:
> Add PAM support to cron(8). Now cron(8) will skip commands scheduled
> by unavailable accounts, e.g., those locked, expired, not allowed in at
> the moment by nologin(5), or whatever, depending on cron's pam.conf(5).
> This applies to personal crontabs only, /etc/crontab is unaffected.
> In other words, now the account management policy will apply to
> commands scheduled by users via crontab(1) so that a user can no
> longer use cron(8) to set up a delayed backdoor and run commands
> during periods when the admin doesn't want him to.
Nice work. Have you looked at doing something similar for .forward files in
Robert N M Watson
University of Cambridge
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