On 4/28/15 6:44 AM, Nathaniel McCallum wrote:
On Fri, 2015-04-17 at 20:21 -0700, Janelle wrote:
On 4/17/15 5:59 PM, Dmitri Pal wrote:
On 04/17/2015 08:07 PM, Janelle wrote:

On Apr 17, 2015, at 16:36, Dmitri Pal <d...@redhat.com> wrote:

On 04/17/2015 04:52 PM, Janelle wrote:
  On 4/17/15 1:19 PM, Dmitri Pal wrote:
On 04/17/2015 01:20 PM, Janelle wrote:
On 4/17/15 9:53 AM, Dmitri Pal wrote:
On 04/17/2015 11:16 AM, Janelle wrote:

Is anyone else having issues with OTP since
upgrading? For the life of me I can't get it to
accept "Sync" for the tokens. No matter what is put
in, it just keeps saying the username, password or
tokens entered  are incorrect.

To make it simple - I am tryign this on a brand new
CentOS 7.1 system with a clean/fresh install of
FreeIPA 4.1.4 and yet it just refuses to work.

I create a user -- configure them. They work just
fine with a password. Then add a token. Sync with
FreeOTP and that all works. Then going back to the
web UI and do Sync OTP and it simply refuses to
accept any values. And yet the same user can login
to the regular web UI with their password.

I have tried setting the user to both Password and
OTP for auth methods. And also just OTP and nothing
Please look in the logs to see what is going on.
You would need to look at the KDC, http and DS logs on
the server to sort out what is going on.

Do you change the password for the user first after
creating him?

Can you reproduce the problem with demo instance?
If you can then we can take a look at the logs right
Hints? Am I missing  a step?


It appears to be the UI. If I go through the steps and
let it "fail", I can still login using OTP to servers. I
made the assumption that the error itself was not an
error.. :-)


I am not sure I get what you are saying. Do you still see
the problem or you misinterpreted the UI and now the
problem is gone? If you did is there any recommendation
how to improve the UI not to confuse people?

The problem exists -- this is what it shows:
HOWEVER, it is still WORKING. Meaning, even if you get this
error, if you attempt to login with your FreeOTP token, it



Does it give you this error when you use password or password
and token?
Can you please describe the flow of steps in more details?
I start browser, go here, click here, enter this, etc.

Are you using SSSD to login to servers? Is SSSD configured
with IPA provider or you configured it for LDAP manually.
There is a difference between LDAP and Kerberos authentication.

May be the following article will help you to understand the

Simple. And my test made it simple.
Stand up new vm running fc21/freeipa.
Configure user.
Add password.
Add token.

Login to the vm with the user created using password. Kerberos
ticket assigned, all is well.

Login to web interface with admin. Change user to OTP only.
Go to web UI and click sync OTP.
Enter username, password and 2 OTP sequences. Click sync. Error

Now, ssh to same vm using OTP username. Enter password + OTP
Login successful.
I can reproduce this issue with demo instance.
I will file a bug later today.
I think it is a bug with sync.
Which token do you use time based or event based?

Hmm, makes me wonder - with HOTP fail the same? Off to try it.
This should just affect TOTP. I have posted a patch that should fix
this problem. Are you able to test it?


I shall give it a try and let you know.


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