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Re: telnet vs. sshd pam.d files



On Sat, Sep 09, 2000 at 04:59:03PM -0400, Paul Nicholas Faure wrote:
> What /etc/pam.d/* files does telnet use ?
> Telnet properly checks for expired passwords, but sshd does not.
> Both /etc/pam.d/login and /etc/pam.d/sshd are the same.
> So what other files does telnet and sshd use for authentication ?

telnet just spawns /bin/login so it uses /etc/pam.d/login

ssh is just broken in regards to handling expiration correctly
(OpenSSH 1.2.3 will just deny access when a password is expired, when
it should force the user to change it)

annoying.  (i don't know how to fix it unforunatly)

-- 
Ethan Benson
http://www.alaska.net/~erbenson/

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