libpam-alreadyloggedin - PAM module to skip password authentication for logged users

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libpam-alreadyloggedin
Package version 0.3
Package release 6
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 64 B
Download size 11.92 KB
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libpam-alreadloggedin is a PAM module which allows users to skip
authentication if they are already logged in on another console.
Note that this module trades a bit of security for users' convenience and
thus should be used cautiously.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libpam-alreadyloggedin_0.3-6_i386.deb 0.3 i386 Debian Main
libpam-alreadyloggedin - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libpam0g >=


Type URL
Binary Package libpam-alreadyloggedin_0.3-6_amd64.deb
Source Package libpam-alreadyloggedin

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libpam-alreadyloggedin deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libpam-alreadyloggedin




2014-02-24 - Jakub Wilk <>
libpam-alreadyloggedin (0.3-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Add “XS-Testsuite: autopkgtest” to debian/control.
* Improve security warning for the DEP-8 test.
2014-02-22 - Jakub Wilk <>
libpam-alreadyloggedin (0.3-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Improve the package description.
* Improve debian/rules:
+ Don't use dh_testdir; instead use target dependencies to ensure that
debian/rules is run from the correct directory.
+ Don't assume that build(-arch) was run before binary(-arch).
* Use dh-buildinfo:
+ Update debian/rules.
+ Add the package to Build-Depends.
* Update patch descriptions.
* Add patch (manpage-ref-font.diff) to use bold font for manpage references,
as recommended by man-pages(7).
* Force gzip compression for .debian.tar.
* Compile with -D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64.
* Compile without -DBUG_STAT_MISSING.
* Update debian/copyright:
+ Update format URI.
+ Bump year range.
+ Fix formatting of the License field.
* Bump standards version to 3.9.5 (no changes needed).
* Add DEP-8 tests.
2011-09-28 - Jakub Wilk <>
libpam-alreadyloggedin (0.3-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Export CFLAGS and CPPFLAGS flags in debian/rules.
* Patch upstream makefile to respect *FLAGS from environment.
* Bumps standards version to 3.9.2 (no changes needed).
* Use versioned format URI for the copyright file.
* Rewrite debian/rules without using dh.
+ Reduce minimum required debhelper version to 7.
* Remove Vcs-* fields.
2011-02-04 - Jakub Wilk <>
libpam-alreadyloggedin (0.3-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump standards version to 3.9.1 (no changes needed).
* Add Vcs-* fields.
* Update my e-mail address.
* Update debian/copyright to the latest DEP-5 version.
* Update years in debian/copyright.
* Revamp debian/rules.
+ Bump build-dependency on debhelper to (>= 7.0.50) for overrides support.
* Pass CFLAGS and LDFLAGS (get from dpkg-buildflags) to the makefile.
+ Build depend on dpkg-dev (>= 1.15.7).
* Refresh patches.
* Extract upstream changelog from the RPM spec file.
2010-01-26 - Jakub Wilk <>
libpam-alreadyloggedin (0.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Switch to source format 3.0 (quilt).
* Bump standards version to 3.8.3, no changes needed.
* Convert debian/copyright to the DEP-5 format.
* Don't use MAXPATHLEN constant, as it's not available on Hurd.
* Add security notes to package description and README.Debian
(closes: #561448). Thanks to Frank Lin PIAT for raising his concerns.
* Link using gcc rather than ld.
2009-05-12 - Jakub Wilk <>
libpam-alreadyloggedin (0.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #520108).
* Due to #524608, recommend login (>= 1:

See Also

Package Description
libpam-apparmor_2.9.0-3_amd64.deb changehat AppArmor library as a PAM module
libpam-barada_0.5-3.1+b2_amd64.deb PAM module to provide two-factor authentication based on HOTP
libpam-blue_0.9.0-3_amd64.deb PAM module for local authenticaction with bluetooth devices
libpam-cap_2.24-8_amd64.deb POSIX 1003.1e capabilities (PAM module)
libpam-ccreds_10-6+b2_amd64.deb Pam module to cache authentication credentials
libpam-cgroup_0.41-6_amd64.deb control and monitor control groups (PAM)
libpam-chroot_0.9-4.1_amd64.deb Chroot Pluggable Authentication Module for PAM
libpam-ck-connector_0.4.6-5_amd64.deb ConsoleKit PAM module
libpam-cracklib_1.1.8-3.1+deb8u2+b1_amd64.deb PAM module to enable cracklib support
libpam-dbus_0.2.1-3_amd64.deb A PAM module which asks the logged in user for confirmation
libpam-doc_1.1.8-3.1+deb8u2_all.deb Documentation of PAM
libpam-duo_1.9.11-1_amd64.deb PAM module for Duo Security two-factor authentication
libpam-dynalogin_1.0.0-3+b1_amd64.deb two-factor HOTP/TOTP authentication - implementation libs
libpam-encfs_0.1.4.4-7_amd64.deb PAM module to automatically mount encfs filesystems on login
libpam-foreground_0.7_all.deb transitional dummy package which can be safely removed