Provided by: libpam-modules_1.1.8-3.2ubuntu2_amd64
pam_motd - Display the motd file
pam_motd is a PAM module that can be used to display arbitrary motd (message of the day) files after a successful login. By default the /etc/motd file is shown. The message size is limited to 64KB.
motd=/path/filename The /path/filename file is displayed as message of the day. noupdate Don't run the scripts in /etc/update-motd.d to refresh the motd file.
MODULE TYPES PROVIDED
Only the session module type is provided.
PAM_IGNORE This is the only return value of this module.
The suggested usage for /etc/pam.d/login is: session optional pam_motd.so motd=/etc/motd
motd(5), pam.conf(5), pam.d(5), pam(7), update-motd(5)
pam_motd was written by Ben Collins <firstname.lastname@example.org>.