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From Luke Scharf <>
Subject Re: Apache + mod_auth_pam + WebDAV
Date Tue, 19 Feb 2002 17:55:05 GMT
On Tue, 2002-02-19 at 11:58, Mark Constable wrote:
> > Where is your AuthUserFile? You know, the file with all the users and
> > passwords?
> I've never used mod_auth_pam but one possibility is that it needs to
> access /etc/shadow to get at the password value so apache needs to
> run with the same group GID as whatever /etc/shadow is set to.

The user accounts that we're trying to use are delivered via nisplus. 
The encrypted passwords are not in /etc/shadow.  PAM stacked on top of
nisplus works great for our mail transfer agent (courier), but the "500
internal server error" has me confused.


Luke Scharf, Jack of Several Trades

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