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.Dd February 7, 2009
.Dt pam_self 8
.Os
.Sh NAME
.Nm pam_self
.Nd Self PAM module
.Sh SYNOPSIS
.Op Ar service-name
.Ar function-class
.Ar control-flag
pam_self
.Op Ar options
.Sh DESCRIPTION
The Self PAM module supports the account management function class.  In terms of the
.Ar function-class
parameter, this is the
.Dq Li account
class.
.Pp
The Self account management module verifies that the username for the target account (PAM_USER) and the username of the applicant (PAM_RUSER) are the same.
.Pp
.Sh SEE ALSO
.Xr pam_get_item 3 ,
.Xr pam.conf 5 ,
.Xr pam 8