newbie question

Kelly Clowers kelly.clowers at
Sun Nov 5 22:42:41 CET 2006

On 11/5/06, Vim Visual <vim.unix at> wrote:
> well, MIT and CERN are using AFS and so is doing my institute... even
> if I must say it's _not_ the best FS
> In any case this didn't work out... It looked promising but it didn't
> work. I also tried to set in.ssh/config GSSAPIDelegateCredentials=yes
> but... guess, it didn't work either...
> And I don't think it's a matter of shell; whatever you can do with
> bash, ksh or tcsh you can do with zsh (and better), and the path
> syntax is the right one...
> any hint???
> thanks

Googling for "AFS SSH" gives some interesting results:
(near the bottom) (near the bottom)

Others might be more relevant to your setup.

Some of the (older) results say that SHH2 does not support
AFS, but it does now.

sshd_config has an option that might be relevant:
>     KerberosGetAFSToken
>             If AFS is active and the user has a Kerberos 5 TGT, attempt to
>             acquire an AFS token before accessing the user's home directory.
>             The default is ``no''


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