Take the 2-minute tour ×
Server Fault is a question and answer site for professional system and network administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.

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/pam_console.so): /lib64/security/pam_console.so: 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/pam_console.so
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    pam_env.so
auth       substack    system-auth
account    required    pam_nologin.so
account    include     system-auth
password   include     system-auth
session    required    pam_loginuid.so
session    optional    pam_console.so
session    optional    pam_keyinit.so force revoke
session    required    pam_namespace.so
session    include     system-auth

system-auth:

auth            sufficient      pam_ldap.so
auth            required        pam_env.so
auth            required        pam_unix.so try_first_pass likeauth nullok
auth            optional        pam_permit.so

account         sufficient      pam_ldap.so
account         required        pam_unix.so
account         optional        pam_permit.so

password        sufficeint      pam_ldap.so
password        required        pam_cracklib.so difok=2 minlen=8 dcredit=2 ocredit=2 retry=3
password        required        pam_unix.so try_first_pass use_authtok nullok sha512 shadow
password        optional        pam_permit.so

session         required        pam_limits.so
session         required        pam_env.so
session         required        pam_unix.so
session         optional        pam_ldap.so
session         optional        pam_permit.so
share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

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 pam_ldap.so instead of pam_sss.so.

share|improve this answer
    
The spelling suppressed one of the errors but the pam_sss.so fixed the login issue. Thank you kind sir! –  Drakkainen Jan 9 at 21:50

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.