Re: Kerberos 5 authentication without password?

On Wed, May 24, 2006 at 10:41:05AM -0400, Jeff Blaine wrote:
Darren Tucker wrote:
Have you enabled GSSAPIAuthentication (and maybe
GSSAPIDelegateCredentals and PreferredAuthentications) in the client?
The former two default to "no" and the latter's default does not have

Thanks, Darren. Do you know if there is any reason why
ssh_config does not list (commented out) all of the
defaults in order to give the installer a list of
toggleable items?

Well, they're all documented in ssh_config(5).

That said, the fact that GSSAPIAuthentication is not listed while all
of the other authentications are is an oversight which will be rectified
in the next release.

Darren Tucker (dtucker at
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