krb5-auth-dialog starts several times

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • krb5-auth-dialog starts several instances, and the number of instances increases over time.
  • ps -fe | grep krb shows several processes of krb5-auth-dialog per user.
  • Ticket seems valid, but several dialogs start.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • krb5-auth-dialog-0.7-1

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