Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 169961
Request for openssh-lpk integration with openssh-server
Last modified: 2008-04-03 10:46:02 EDT
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Description of problem:
The openssh-lpk patch allows for sshd to read authorized_keys info from an LDAP server, and to do group-based authentication of a user. I am not one of the developers, but have rolled my own RPMs incorporating the patch to deploy on our site. Very, very useful. The patch requires minimal fussing to fit into the current chain of Fedora openssh patches.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
I have not done much serious work with RPM packaging, so please let me know what I can improve. Attached is my source RPM for FC4, and diffs of my spec file and the modified patch file.
Created attachment 119651 [details]
My modified patch, not the official release
This patch has been modified to assume it is last in the patch chain as
specified by the .spec file. The official patch is available at
Created attachment 119653 [details]
Source rpm incorporating lpk
I will consider including this patch in future.
*** Bug 204764 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Might be useful for FreeIPA.
Unfortunately it was not included upstream yet and we should not increase the
number of non-upstreamed patches in openssh as there are already way too many.