Silently configure sshd fails via system account
Wed Mar 19 22:59:00 GMT 2014
On Mar 19 12:35, PolarStorm wrote:
> Corinna Vinschen-2 wrote
> > I attached a new incarnation of the ssh-host-config script to this
> > mail.
> > ...
> > - The "UsePrivilegeSeparation" setting in /etc/sshd_config now takes into
> > account that the default setting is "sandbox", which doesn't make
> > sense on Cygwin.
> > ...
> > I also tweaked the script slightly to support the new passwd/group code
> > I'm working on, but that's not yet finished.
> Great! Did you also have a chance to look at the "sshd" user's pas-wor-d
> expiration that isn't set properly in the
> script? (~ line 2932).
No, csih isn't my package. I just looked into ssh-host-config.
But /usr/share/csih/cygwin-service-installation-helper.sh is just
a shell script so you can take a look yourself.
> BTW. How come and why does this account/user even have a pas-wor-d?
> (And what is it? I certainly didn't set it...)
No idea. The account gets created as inactive account anyway so the
password shouldn't matter.
Corinna Vinschen Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
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