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NAMEpam_cifscreds - PAM module to manage NTLM credentials in kernel keyring
... auth substack system-auth +++ auth optional pam_cifscreds.so auth include postlogin ... ... session include system-auth +++ session optional pam_cifscreds.so domain=DOMAIN session include postlogin ...
When a cifs filesystem is mounted with the ``multiuser'' option, and does not use krb5 authentication, it needs to be able to get the credentials for each user from somewhere. The pam_cifscreds module can be used to provide these credentials to the kernel automatically at login.
In the session section of the
OPTIONSpam_cifscreds supports a couple options which can be set in the
- Turns on some extra debug logging.
- domain=<NTdomain name>
Credentials will be added for the specified NTdomain name.
- host=<hostname or IPaddress>[,...]
Credentials will be added for the specified hostnames or IPaddresses.
Since pam_cifscreds adds keys to the session keyring, it is highly recommended that one use pam_keyinit to ensure that a session keyring is established at login time.