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Old 12-31-2004, 11:06 PM   #1
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Add a new SSH login/user

I've spent my spare time for the past few days searching on the Internet and reading man pages trying to figure out how to add another SSH login (username/password) to my server but to no avail. I was just wondering if anyone can point me to the correct config file or give me the syntax for a command to add another SSH username/password. I have a fair amount of experience with Unix but am pretty new with configuring a server.

By the way the server is running FreeBSD 5.3 with the default version of SSH that is installed with it.

Thanks in advance!
Old 12-31-2004, 11:27 PM   #2
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If you add a new user to the system, wouldn't it be another SSH login?
Old 12-31-2004, 11:35 PM   #3
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Found the problem

I removed the account, added it again, and now it works. I must have done something wrong the first time I added the user.

Thanks for the quick reply.


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