Expired password handling in openssh-2.5.1p1/2

Kevin Taylor ktaylor at eosdata.gsfc.nasa.gov
Wed Mar 28 05:15:47 EST 2001

Kevin Steves wrote:
> On Thu, 1 Mar 2001, Kevin Taylor wrote:
> : Are there plans, or does someone have a fix, for having openssh force
> : users to change passwords when they're expired?
> :
> : Right now the program closes the connection....the commercial ssh
> : manages to exec /bin/passwd after they enter their current password.
> there is only support thru PAM right now.  i had started a
> multi-platform password interface last year, and while it was close to
> the point of being integrated, i have been side-tracked with stuff that
> was more interesting to work on.  adding just code to run passwd if the
> password has expired isn't hard, and maybe we should do that.

Has any of this ended up in the current openssh portable code?

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