Re: OpenSSH 4.0p1 ignores password authentication

From: Michael Tross (
Date: 05/19/05

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    Date: 19 May 2005 08:09:14 -0000
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    >I recently compiled OpenSSH 4.0p1 with OpenSSL 0.9.7g on my Linux
    > machine. When I try to connect, the connection is
    >immediately closed. When I setup public key authentication, I am able
    >to login using my public key. However password authentication seems to
    >be ignored.

    I had the same setup and ran into the same problem after updating OpenSSH on my server.

    Adding "UsePAM yes" did it for me.

    Someone can explain the reason for this?


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