pam_faildelay

Change the delay on failure per -application

SYNOPSIS

' pam_faildelay.so 'u pam_faildelay.so [debug] [delay= microseconds ]

DESCRIPTION

pam_faildelay is a PAM module that can be used to set the delay on failure per -application .

If no delay is given, pam_faildelay will use the value of FAIL_DELAY from /etc/login .defs .

OPTIONS

debug Turns on debugging messages sent to syslog .

delay= N Set the delay on failure to N microseconds .

MODULE TYPES PROVIDED

Only the auth module type is provided .

RETURN VALUES

PAM_IGNORE Delay was successful adjusted .

PAM_SYSTEM_ERR The specified delay was not valid .

EXAMPLES

The following example will set the delay on failure to 10 seconds:


.RS 4
auth optional pam_faildelay .so delay=10000000
.RE

SEE ALSO

pam_fail_delay(3), pam.conf(5), pam.d(5), pam(8)

AUTHOR

pam_faildelay was written by Darren Tucker <dtucker@zip .com .au> .

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