Coda File System

Re: Questions about authentication

From: Robert Watson <>
Date: Fri, 27 Nov 1998 12:05:24 -0500 (EST)
On Wed, 25 Nov 1998, Peter J. Braam wrote:

> The tickets expire every 25hours.  A PAM module could do the job - that
> shouldn't be so complicated to write (volunteers?). 

FreeBSD just imported PAM support -- if everything is working, I'll write
up a PAM module over the weekend -- hopefully PAM is sufficiently PAM that
it would be portable across platforms.  As we've discussed previously on
the list, PAM is fine for clients, but not useful on servers :(.

  Robert N Watson    
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Carnegie Mellon University  
TIS Labs at Network Associates, Inc.
SafePort Network Services   
Received on 1998-11-27 12:08:28