authd is a software package for obtaining and verifying user credentials which contain cryptographic signatures based on RSA public key cryptography. It includes a server (authd) for authenticating local users through UNIX domain sockets and processing credentials, and a client library (libauth.a) for requesting new credentials and verifying credentials signed by the server.
|Operating Systems||POSIX Linux|
Release Notes: The license was changed from the GPL to the BSD license.
Release Notes: This release provides a small compatibility fix for running with recent versions of openssl.
Release Notes: Addition of a pointer arithmetic patch for portability to IA64 and authd.spec.in to simplify creation of RPMs.
Release Notes: This version adds some extra command line options and uses chkconfig in the RPM.
No changes have been submitted for this release.