SSHD creates defunct process
dtucker at zip.com.au
Thu May 12 22:23:17 EST 2005
Chidanand Gangur wrote:
> I have tried various options upgrading PAM
> tweaking configuration files here and there
> went through the SSHD code
3.6.1p2 is a couple of years old and the PAM code in sshd has been
significantly changed (improved, I hope :-). Did you build it from
What does the debug output from sshd give (ie "/path/to/sshd -ddde") for
one of the problem connections?
Does the problem occur with sshd from OpenSSH-4.0p1?
> but yet failed to resolve the problem. What is wrong in my
> configuration ?? is this problem related to libraries ? to which SSHD
> links? Please give me some clue.
Could be anything. When you mentioned "proprietary PAM module" you
entered the realm of "there be dragons".
Darren Tucker (dtucker at zip.com.au)
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