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RE: Testers for new ssh-*-config scripts wanted!

I will read these two scripts "soon".
This won't be a thorough test, but it
will be another set of eyes reading the

Of course, a much better candidate for
reading (and testing the scripts would
be someone who is knowledgeable about
OpenSSH.  I'm simply a user of it.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Corinna Vinschen []
> Sent: Thursday, October 30, 2003 12:11 PM
> To:
> Subject: Testers for new ssh-*-config scripts wanted!
> Hi,
> is anybody here willing to give my new ssh-host-config and 
> ssh-user-config
> shell scripts a thorough test?  I tested them by myself but I 
> have this
> nagging feeling I missed something important.
> The important changes:
> - On NT, try to set permissions on files and directories to a 
> useful value.
> - On NT, try to set ownership on files and directories to a 
> useful value.
> Only in ssh-host-config:
> - Write the /etc/services entries for ssh now with CRLF lineendings.
> - Remove the code to accomplish old style installations, with "old
>   being older than roughly 3 years.
> - /etc/ssh_config and /etc/sshd_config are not hardcoded here-scripts
>   in the ssh-host-config script anymore, but they are copied and
>   modified from ssh_config and sshd_config files in /etc/defaults/etc.
>   This allows to accomodate changes in the vanilla scripts without
>   having to change the shh-host-config script.
> - On NT, always set ownership of various files to SYSTEM, if sshd
>   has been installed as service.
> Both scripts are attached.  When testing the new "copy config files
> from /etc/defaults/etc" functionality, please think of copying the
> ssh_config and sshd_config files (if possible the vanilla versions)
> to /etc/defaults/etc first.
> Feedback and patches welcome and thanks in advance,
> Corinna
> -- 
> Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails 
> regarding Cygwin to
> Cygwin Developer                       
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