OpenSSH programming

Booker C. Bense bbense at
Thu May 23 00:41:11 EST 2002

On Wed, 22 May 2002, Natalia Currle-Linde wrote:

> Hello all,
> is there any recent information on programming on how to add a new
> authentication method into OpenSSH / OpenSSL ?!
> Is there any other way, to add a new authentication method into openssh
> (one-time passwords), apart from adding the functions into sshconnect.c
> and sshconnect2.c

- Probably the easiest way to accomplish this would be to write a
PAM module. There are existing PAM modules for several different
kinds of authentication methods. Try looking on
for some examples.

- Booker C. Bense

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