sshd "PrintLastLog yes"

Larry Hall
Sun Sep 7 18:35:00 GMT 2003

At 05:30 AM 9/7/2003, Fermin Sanchez you wrote:
>Hello Corinna 
>> > I added/uncommented "PrintLastLog yes" in /etc/sshd_config and 
>> > restarted
>> PrintLastLog defaults to yes so that shouldn't be necessary.
>Yes, I just wanted to be sure.
>> > Any hints where I should start looking (rtfm didn't bring 
>> > any results, 
>> > neither did a quick google).
>> I'm using 3.6.1p2, too, obviously and I'm getting the last 
>> log message.
>> Any chance you have a problem with /var/log/lastlog?  Did you 
>> delete it after starting sshd?  Permissions?
>ls -l /var/log/lastlog shows:
>-rw-r--r--    1 Administ Domain U        0 Sep  6 17:52 lastlog
>I did a chmod 664 on /var/log/lastlog, now it works. Thank you again!
>One good side effect: I'm going to put all this information into a "how
>to install and run cygwin and sshd on a Windows Server 2003 Domain
>Controller" ;-)

It would be great to see this as an addition to the Cygwin docs and/or
automated by the post-install script too.  Just a thought.

Larry Hall                    
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