Kerberos FTP ticket filename

Tiago Elvas tiagoelvas at
Mon May 20 12:41:27 EDT 2013

As for the SSH, could you tell me how to accomplish that? In my initial
attempts I believe I tried to set ccache name and dir but without success.

The ftp server is vsftpd. Does this help?


On Mon, May 20, 2013 at 6:37 PM, Russ Allbery <rra at> wrote:

> Tiago Elvas <tiagoelvas at> writes:
> > Thanks for your reply!
> > Firstly, as for the SSH connection, I need the ticket to have a
> > controled name, and not a randomized one. That problem is fixed by my
> > patch.
> Depending on what PAM module you're using, you may be able to set ccache
> in the PAM options to the file name pattern that you want to use.
> > As for the FTP problem, the thing is that when I logout from the FTP
> > connection, the system does not delete the ticket file, and so I have
> > hundreds of tickets there.
> Oh, okay.  This sounds like a bug in your FTP server (specifically, it's
> not calling pam_end in the same process context as pam_setcred).  What FTP
> server are you using?
> --
> Russ Allbery (rra at             <>

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