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

On Thu, 30 Oct 2003, Harig, Mark wrote:

> I have OpenSSH 3.7.1p2-1 installed, but I
> do not have the 'ssh_config' or 'sshd_config'
> template files that the 'ssh-host-config' script
> expects.  Am I missing a step here that I should
> have taken to generate these files?
Yes, see:

> Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > 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.
> >
She meant the ones you would have in /etc if you had previously
run the old ssh-host-config script.  If you had not, they can be found
embeded in the old ssh-host-config script as mentioned here:

> > - /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.
> >

Brian Ford
Senior Realtime Software Engineer
VITAL - Visual Simulation Systems
FlightSafety International
Phone: 314-551-8460
Fax:   314-551-8444

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