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PAM_CHROOT(8)		  BSD System Manager's Manual		 PAM_CHROOT(8)

NAME
     pam_chroot — Chroot PAM module

SYNOPSIS
     [service-name] module-type control-flag pam_chroot [arguments]

DESCRIPTION
     The chroot service module for PAM chroots users into either a predeter‐
     mined directory or one derived from their home directory.	If a user's
     home directory as specified in the passwd structure returned by
     getpwnam(3) contains the string “/./”, the portion of the directory name
     to the left of that string is used as the chroot directory, and the por‐
     tion to the right will be the current working directory inside the chroot
     tree.  Otherwise, the directories specified by the dir and cwd options
     (see below) are used.

     also_root	Do not hold user ID 0 exempt from the chroot requirement.

     always	Report a failure if a chroot directory could not be derived
		from the user's home directory, and the dir option was not
		specified.

     cwd=directory
		Specify the directory to chdir(2) into after a successful
		chroot(2) call.

     dir=directory
		Specify the chroot directory to use if one could not be
		derived from the user's home directory.

SEE ALSO
     pam.conf(5), pam(8)

AUTHORS
     The pam_chroot module and this manual page were developed for the FreeBSD
     Project by ThinkSec AS and NAI Labs, the Security Research Division of
     Network Associates, Inc. under DARPA/SPAWAR contract N66001-01-C-8035
     (“CBOSS”), as part of the DARPA CHATS research program.

BSD			       February 10, 2003			   BSD
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