PAM_FAILDELAY(8)          (06/08/2020)           PAM_FAILDELAY(8)

     NAME
          pam_faildelay - Change the delay on failure per-application

     SYNOPSIS
          pam_faildelay.so [debug] [delay=microseconds]

     DESCRIPTION
          pam_faildelay is a PAM module that can be used to set the
          delay on failure per-application.

          If no delay is given, pam_faildelay will use the value of
          FAIL_DELAY from /etc/login.defs.

     OPTIONS
          debug
              Turns on debugging messages sent to syslog.

          delay=N
              Set the delay on failure to N microseconds.

     MODULE TYPES PROVIDED
          Only the auth module type is provided.

     RETURN VALUES
          PAM_IGNORE
              Delay was successful adjusted.

          PAM_SYSTEM_ERR
              The specified delay was not valid.

     EXAMPLES
          The following example will set the delay on failure to 10
          seconds:

              auth  optional  pam_faildelay.so  delay=10000000

     SEE ALSO
          pam_fail_delay(3), pam.conf(5), pam.d(5), pam(7)

     AUTHOR
          pam_faildelay was written by Darren Tucker
          <dtucker@zip.com.au>.

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