OpenSSH 3.7.1 compatibility problems on Linux

Dag-Erling Smørgrav des at
Fri Sep 19 20:48:40 EST 2003

Stanislav Malyshev <stas at> writes:
> With newer clients, using protocol 1 gives very strange greeting - first
> Password: 
> Response: 

This is PAM mediated through ssh1's TIS authentication feature.

> and then if password not given, <user>@<hostname>'s password:

This is regular ssh1 password authentication.

> Authentication with the latter never works, however works with the former.

If password authentication fails when you type the correct password,
you probably did something wrong at build time (like disable shadow

Dag-Erling Smørgrav - des at

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