Subject: Re: integrating PAM
To: Dan Melomedman <>
From: Pavel Cahyna <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/24/2003 08:26:08
> Pavel Cahyna wrote:
> > > 
> > > Then, I have to consider kerberos, NFS and AFS broken by design. Maybe they should be
> > > fixed in the first place (this happening is of course very unlikely).
> > 
> > Could you please point me at a distributed filesystem design which is
> > not "broken" and performs a true user authentication (not only
> > comparison of UID, as NFS does) ?
> > 
> > Thanks	Pavel
> If one doesn't exist yet, doesn't mean there won't be any either. I

Please send a quick outline of its design. I think it's impossible, but
if you solve this problem, I will be glad (no irony) as it would be an
intellectual pleasure to see such problem solved and it would have a
great practical impact.

Bye	Pavel