[OpenAFS] ssh on AFS

Jason Edgecombe jason@rampaginggeek.com
Mon, 09 Jul 2007 21:33:40 -0400

kane96@gmx.de wrote:
> Hi,
> we are currently using NIS and NFS and want to change to LDAP,Kerberos,AFS.
> Users can connect by ssh to one server from outside the company. If a user connects to that server, his home-directories become mountet on that server so he can access his files from the company.
> Our problem is that AFS needs a afs service ticket and the ticket has a valid ity. So the directory have to be mountet all the time on that server. What do we need to do that the afs service renews the ticket all the time?
AFS is always mounted so it is available at login and a pam module can 
get your tickets/tokens upon login. Why do you need a ticket to always 
be renewed? Are you running jobs that run longer than a day?