from the more-experimental-patches dept.
" The GSS-API is a generic API for doing client-server authentication. It stands for Generic Security Services Application Programming Interface and its included with most major Kerberos 5 distributions. OpenSSH support of this API and kerberos makes it even more secure. To know more about it and to download package for openssh+gssapi, which is openssh-3.6.1p2 with version 20030430 of the GSS-API patches, click
These patches look like they fix some bugs and add some features, which are worthy goals. Have a look at the patch and see if it can't be included in future OpenSSH codebases.