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From: Pranjal Goswami <>
Subject: Need help with adding a new service to nsswitch.conf
Date: Tue, 14 Jun 2022 20:26:14 +0530	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)

Hi Friends ,
I am looking at adding another service in nsswitch.conf which can look for
user presence in a file other than /etc/password. I have copied the files
from nss_files  to a new folder and I  have made the changes in the
Makefile  under nss to get my module to build.. However I get an error when
I try  to build glibc.
/../include/libc-symbols.h:34:32: warning: "MODULE_libnss_secmgr" is not
defined, evaluates to 0 [-Wundef]
      |                                ^~~~~~~
./../include/libc-symbols.h:32:26: note: in definition of macro
   32 | #define PASTE_NAME1(a,b) a##b
      |                          ^
./../include/libc-symbols.h:34:20: note: in expansion of macro 'PASTE_NAME'

secmgr is the module that I am adding. I suspect that the problem is
related to the  line NSS_DECLARE_MODULE_FUNCTIONS (secmgr).
So if we are adding a new service under nss , what additional things we
need to do besides adding a module under nss and having teh same set of
files as in nss/files - renamed to the  new service that that  am using?



             reply	other threads:[~2022-06-14 14:56 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-06-14 14:56 Pranjal Goswami [this message]
2022-06-15  5:51 ` Florian Weimer
2022-06-15  7:03   ` Pranjal Goswami
2022-06-15  7:07     ` Florian Weimer
2022-06-15  9:58       ` Pranjal Goswami

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