How to Install libpam-pwdfile in Ubuntu 18.04

Install libpam-pwdfile by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install libpam-pwdfile


PAM module allowing authentication via an /etc/passwd-like file

This PAM module lets you use an arbitrarily-named text file similar in structure to /etc/passwd to authenticate users. It supports libc's crypt plus md5crypt with a broken md5 and Digital UNIX's bigcrypt.


Version: 1.0-1

Section: universe/admin