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        pam_bioapi - Provides a PAM-compliant interface to use in biometrically
        authenticating local users.

Copyright (C) 2005 Michael R. Crusoe <>

pam_bioapi is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307 USA

Comments are welcome.

Contains hardcoded values:
datasouce: flatfiles
flatfiles default path (to the BIRs): /etc/bioapi1.10/pam/ default BSP to use (via it's UUID): the password BSP {263a41e0-71eb-11d4-9c34-124037000000}

to test: add a file named "test-pam_bioapi" in /etc/pam.d/ with the contents: "auth required {263a41e0-71eb-11d4-9c34-124037000000} /etc/bioapi1.10/pam"

to create a password BIR use the Sample program provided in the BioAPI 1.1 reference implementation and copy the resultant file to the BIR db path (default is /etc/bioapi1.10/pam)

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