LDAP and xscreensaver

Vulpes Velox v.velox at vvelox.net
Thu Apr 26 17:59:42 UTC 2007

On Thu, 26 Apr 2007 11:21:46 -0400
Lowell Gilbert <freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org> wrote:

> Vulpes Velox <v.velox at vvelox.net> writes:
> > xscreensaver: couldn't get password of "kitsune"
> > xscreensaver: 13:54:14: locking is disabled (error getting
> > password). xscreensaver: 13:54:14: does xscreensaver need to be
> > setuid?  consult the manual.
> >
> > Is what I am getting on the console when I run it. It is setuid.
> > The passwords and userinfo is stored in LDAP.
> I haven't used LDAP for passwords, so I can't test this, but my
> guess would be that you are missing a pam configuration for
> xscreensaver. Something like "auth sufficient pam_ldap.so", perhaps?

Just submitted a patch for this... it is currently compiled without
LDAP support.

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