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Old 05-22-2013, 11:57 AM   #1
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SSH: sshd_config changes: restart?


with openSSH 5.3 on RHEL does sshd process read sshd_config on every connection, or does sshd need a restart after changes to sshd_config?
 
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if you changed sshd_config, you need to restart the service.

that is true with all configuration files in linux.
 
Old 05-22-2013, 01:48 PM   #3
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if you changed sshd_config, you need to restart the service.

that is true with all configuration files in linux.
i will respectfully disagree with your 2nd statement.
 
  


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