Re: UsePAM, lack of permission denied messages after each failed
Josh Rosen wrote:[color=blue]
> Despite my best efforts, I cannot figure out how to get a "Permission
> denied" message after each failed password entry when configured with
> UsePAM. As you can see below, it only says permission denied after
> three attempts and not after each one.
> # ssh <ipaddr> -l josh
> Permission denied (publickey,keyboard-interactive).[/color]
That "Permission denied" message is from the ssh client, so changing the
PAM config won't make any difference.
> My sshd is OpenSSH_3.8.1p1, OpenSSL 0.9.7e 25 Oct 2004.[/color]
On what platform? Newer version of OpenSSH are better at passing back
messages from PAM modules.
Darren Tucker (dtucker at zip.com.au)
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