typo in pam_tally manpage

Bug #772121 reported by Derrick Hudson
This bug affects 1 person
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pam (Debian)
pam (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

The pam_tally manpage says "filed" where it should say "field".

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Derrick Hudson (dman) wrote :
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Daniel van Vugt (vanvugt) wrote :

The typo is still present in the upstream source too. You can notify the PAM maintainers or join the mailing list here:

Changed in pam (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Robert Roth (evfool)
tags: added: manpage
tags: added: patch
Steve Langasek (vorlon)
Changed in pam (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
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Hans Joachim Desserud (hjd) wrote :

"Don't use .fail_locktime filed in /var/log/faillog for this user." is still present in 1.3.1-5ubuntu4 on Ubuntu 20.04 (http://manpages.ubuntu.com/manpages/focal/en/man8/pam_tally.8.html)

tags: added: bonic focal xenial
tags: added: bionic
removed: bonic
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