Pending OpenSSH release, call for testing.

Markus Moeller huaraz at
Sun Sep 12 21:17:16 EST 2004

I haven't thought of inetd usage, I have to see how to get the right hostname in that 
I also don't know if my patch is the best solution to it as I have seen other approaches 
which uses GSS_C_NO_NAME. 
On Sat Sep 11 14:42 , Darren Tucker <dtucker at> sent: 
>Markus Moeller wrote: 
>> Could you add to this release a patch which allows gssapi to be used on a 
multihomed server please ?   
>> There have been several proposals in the past to fix this in     
>> ssh_gssapi_acquire_cred   
>> .   
>> .   
>> -       if (gethostname(lname, MAXHOSTNAMELEN))   
>> -               return (-1);   
>> +        lname = get_local_hostname(packet_get_connection_in());  
>Won't that break Kerberos authenticaton for sshd in inetd mode? 
>Darren Tucker (dtucker at 
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