[torqueusers] getting pam_authuser to work
Mary Ellen Fitzpatrick
mfitzpat at bu.edu
Fri Feb 27 09:58:22 MST 2009
I am running torque-2.3.6, maui-3.2.6p21, and xcat-1.3 on my Centos5
cluster. Everything is running properly, but I am trying to configure
pam_authuser so user can log into nodes where their jobs are running.
Here is what I have done on my test node.
untar'd, ran make/ make install
cp epilogue* prologue* /var/spool/torque/mom_priv on the node.
edit /etc/pam.d/system-auth with the following:
account sufficient /lib/security/pam_authuser.so
restarted sshd on the compute nodes for kicks
when I run my job, I my userid appears in /etc/authuser, but I can not
ssh into the node.
debug1: Next authentication method: password
mfitzpat at node1016's password:
debug1: Authentications that can continue:
Permission denied, please try again.
Does anyone use this or have it running? From my googling, I do not see
that many recent entries or info related to the module.
Or is there another to allow users login access to the nodes where their
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