we're running:
%PMDF-I-VERSION, PMDF version is PMDF V6.4
hp AlphaServer GS1280 7/1300 running OpenVMS Alpha V8.3
PMDF_SHARE_LIBRARY version V6.4; linked 17:23:52, Jul 25 2008

In the security.cnf we have:

The OpenVMS users are authenticated by LDAP, and the flags that they
have in the Authorize are:
LockPwd ExtAuth PwdMix

It works fine, but after the users do a telnet connection, the OpenVMS
password has been synchronized with external password.

After that, when the user change the LDAP password, PMDF only works
with the SYSUAF password, not with the LDAP password.
The users needs to do a new telnet connection to synchronize the

Do you know the reason??
Is necessary disable password synchronization on OpenVMS?


Ramon Frontera Gallardo
Centre de Tecnologies de la Informació
Universitat de les Illes Balears
Ctra. Valldemossa km 7,5
07122 Palma de Mallorca
E-mail: Ramon.frontera@uib.es