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I have LDAP authentication set up with SSSD and I can login fine through console and ssh. However when I try to login through KDM it just says authentication failure... More specifically:

Jan  9 10:29:11 adams20420 sssd[be[default]]: Failed to set LDAP SASL nocanon option to true. If your system is configured to use SASL, LDAP operations might fail.
Jan  9 10:29:24 adams20420 kdm: :1[4560]: PAM pam_parse: expecting return value; [...sufficeint]
Jan  9 10:29:24 adams20420 kdm: :1[4560]: PAM unable to dlopen(/lib64/security/ /lib64/security/ cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
Jan  9 10:29:24 adams20420 kdm: :1[4560]: PAM adding faulty module: /lib64/security/
Jan  9 10:29:24 adams20420 kdm: :1[4560]: pam_ldap: ldap_starttls_s: Operations error
Jan  9 10:29:24 adams20420 kdm: :1[4560]: pam_unix(kde:auth): authentication failure; logname= uid=0 euid=0 tty=:1 ruser= rhost=  user=igierl1

Here is the pam.d/kdm

auth       required
auth       substack    system-auth
account    required
account    include     system-auth
password   include     system-auth
session    required
session    optional
session    optional force revoke
session    required
session    include     system-auth


auth            sufficient
auth            required
auth            required try_first_pass likeauth nullok
auth            optional

account         sufficient
account         required
account         optional

password        sufficeint
password        required difok=2 minlen=8 dcredit=2 ocredit=2 retry=3
password        required try_first_pass use_authtok nullok sha512 shadow
password        optional

session         required
session         required
session         required
session         optional
session         optional
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up vote 2 down vote accepted

You misspelled sufficient as sufficeint in /etc/pam.d/system-auth.

And you don't seem to be using sssd directly; you called instead of

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The spelling suppressed one of the errors but the fixed the login issue. Thank you kind sir! – Drakkainen Jan 9 '14 at 21:50

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