Coda File System

Re: User home directory in /coda

From: ulrich.hahn <>
Date: Wed, 9 Aug 2000 13:34:50 +0200 (CEST)
On Wed, 9 Aug 2000, Nguyen Dang Phuoc Dong wrote:

> Hi there,
> Suppose a user has his home directory in /coda. To use home directory the
> user must first log into the system and issue clog command to log into coda
> system. Therefore, the user must has telnet or rlogin privileges.
> Unfortunately, there are 99% accounts on my system are POP and FTP accounts.
> They don't have telnet or rlogin privileges. They just use an email client
> to send/recieve their mails or they could use any FTP client to upload their
> personal web site. Is there any solution?
If your system supports PAM you can use a coda pam module, e.g.
for working PAM modules.
But beware of the security problems that come with user authentication
using only coda. Review the coda mailing list for details.


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Received on 2000-08-09 07:37:05