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Re: OBSD ready for eiser4?
Citeren Christian Schäfer <email@example.com>:
> hi all,
> I read about the upcomming reiserfs 4 and everything sounds so great
> (and so reasonable as well). some projects like the selinux-kernel
> will support it and I am sure so will openbsd eventually.
Why? I'm pretty sure you're wrong here.
> the whole file/directory thingy offers so much possibilities but most
> if not all software would have to be rewritten I think.
Even if it would be used, I don't see why it should be rewritten. Probably a few
> this would make pam/shadow obsolete right?
It was just an example, but yes, if this kind passwd files were introduced
shadow passwordfiles would be obsolete, but PAM is a different thing. That
defines authentication methods for services, not just local file authentication.
> is there something going on?
I would be amazed if anbody would confirm this.