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Old 03-24-2004, 07:43 AM   #1
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ssh setup question


i want to set up ssh access for other users to logon remotely.

the thing is i want to limit the directories they can access.

is there a way to do this besides using chmod to set everything else as not rwx by others??

any help??

thanks

-andrew
 
Old 03-24-2004, 08:06 AM   #2
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you'd want to look into configuring a chroot jail.

http://www.tjw.org/chroot-login-HOWTO/
http://www.debian.org/doc/manuals/se...sh-env.en.html
 
Old 03-24-2004, 08:45 AM   #3
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you'd want to look into configuring a chroot jail.

http://www.tjw.org/chroot-login-HOWTO/
http://www.debian.org/doc/manuals/se...sh-env.en.html
alright, i'll look into that, thanks!!

-andrew
 
Old 03-24-2004, 09:09 AM   #4
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awesome, that first link was what i needed.
thanks again!

-andrew
 
  


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