PAM Module Patch and Feature

Frank Cusack fcusack at
Thu Mar 22 23:35:36 CET 2007

On March 22, 2007 4:27:44 PM -0600 David Mitchell <mitchell at> wrote:
> I think I figured out the source for the 'odd' behavior I was seeing. In
> a nutshell, my timeout on the PAM module side was shorter than the delay
> imposed by the freeradius server for bad passwords. I need to play
> around more and find out what a 'safe' value is. Do you happen to know
> where in the freeradius/otpd/lsmd chain the bad password delay is being
> imposed? I can probably find it, but I'm guessing that you know.

The radiusd.conf 'reject_delay' option.  I always set this to 0.


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