Bug 179131

Summary: [RFE] Integrate refresh_creds mod into pam_krb5 module
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Nalin Dahyabhai <nalin>
Component: pam_krb5Assignee: Nalin Dahyabhai <nalin>
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE QA Contact: Brian Brock <bbrock>
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Fixed In Version: FC5 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Description Nalin Dahyabhai 2006-01-27 16:34:09 UTC
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #153257 +++

The pam_krb5 module available on Sourceforge (a fork from the pam_krb5 module
used in RedHat) honors the 'refresh_creds' option, which enables an application
such as xscreensaver to get new credentials for the user without creating a new
credentials cache.

This is an invaluable element of pam_krb5, as it would allow us to integrate the
refreshing of credentials with the screen saver, and virtually eliminates the
need for user education regarding Kerberos tickets, their expiry, etc.
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Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2006-09-22 02:17:13 UTC
Closing bugs in MODIFIED state from prior Fedora releases. If this bug persists
in a current Fedora release (such as Fedora Core 5 or later), please reopen and
set the version appropriately.