Solaris 8 password inactivity with openssh

Frank Cusack fcusack at
Thu Nov 10 11:22:22 EST 2005

On November 9, 2005 9:48:07 AM -0500 "Barnett, Bob" <Bob.Barnett at> wrote:
> All,
> We have recently updated our password aging to include setting inactivity days. We are running
> ossh 4.1p1 in a Solaris 8 environment. It appears that ossh isn't picking up on inactivity.
> Accounts that have been inactive still prompt to change passwords - if you telnet the same
> servers you get kicked out immediately. On the Solaris 9 servers running SUN's ssh the inactive
> accounts are being locked. Any ideas?

Try using kbdint auth instead of password.


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