On-demand creation of home directories fails due to a bug in boks_sshd


A bug in boks_sshd introduced in BoKS Manager 6.7.0 causes the on-demand creation of home directories to fail both in privilege separation mode and when privilege separation mode is disabled (which is the default setting).

Resolution / Workaround

Install the hotfix HFBM-0032, available for download from the HelpSystems Community Portal.

The hotfix includes an updated version of boks_sshd where the issue has been fixed.

Note that this issue also affects:

  • BoKS Server Agent for Unix / Linux 6.7.0

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Last Modified On: May 25, 2018