SSHd configuration problems (System error 1376)

Andrey Repin
Thu Jan 8 18:50:00 GMT 2015

Greetings, Corinna Vinschen!

>> Speaking of ssh-host-config, how to specify domain user to run SSHD, while
>> setting up the service through script? (Yes, I'm experimenting with snapshot.)

> The ssh-host-config script is supposed to work for simple standalone
> environments, not for AD environments.  If you want to use a domain
> account, the account must already exist, see


Damn, I didn't though of checking faq. Thanks!

> The FAQ entry mentions adding the account to /etc/passwd, but that
> obviously is not required anymore with 1.7.34 (FAQ needs change).

> Also, the current released ssh-host-config script is not 1.7.34-ready.
> I sent a few patches upstream already and I was planning to update
> the openssh package when I release 1.7.34.

> For your convenience, I attached the current upstream ssh-host-config
> script.

I'll play with it a little, than you again!

Andrey Repin ( 08.01.2015, <21:41>

Sorry for my terrible english...

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