~# lsb_release -a
No LSB modules are available.
Distributor ID: Ubuntu
Description:    Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS
Release:        12.04
Codename:       precise

~# dpkg -l \*pam\* | grep ii
ii  libpam-krb5                          4.5-3                               PAM module for MIT Kerberos
ii  libpam-modules                       1.1.3-7ubuntu2                      Pluggable Authentication Modules for PAM
ii  libpam-modules-bin                   1.1.3-7ubuntu2                      Pluggable Authentication Modules for PAM - helper binaries
ii  libpam-runtime                       1.1.3-7ubuntu2                      Runtime support for the PAM library
ii  libpam0g                             1.1.3-7ubuntu2                      Pluggable Authentication Modules library

trying to run pam-auth-update on this particular box. Other boxes causea prompt screen to pop up. This particular box, however, does absolutely nothing with no feedback or logs as far as I can tell.


pam-auth-update is a perl script, try perl -d /usr/sbin/pam-auth-update

Perhaps you will get something.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.