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Re: non-login sftp user?



On Sun, Feb 22, 2004 at 06:40:54PM -0600, Mike Vanecek wrote:
> Does anyway exist to setup a user account that can use sftp for downloading
> files, but cannot use ssh to login to a shell (as well as keep them locked
> into their home directory)?

Short answer, no.  Long answer is that the openssh development teams do
not considered a chroot'ed environment for sftp/scp a priority.  There
are some source hacks you can do but from the hacks I've read, they're
not secure.

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Ed Wilts, Mounds View, MN, USA
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