Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: mats pettersson <ninja@×××.nu>
To: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] How to allow su and ssh access
Date: Thu, 25 Jan 2001 07:58:30
Message-Id: Pine.LNX.4.30.0101251556430.32628-100000@eraser.unx.nu
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] How to allow su and ssh access by 320095285153-0001@t-online.de (Achim Gottinger)
On Thu, 25 Jan 2001, Achim Gottinger wrote:

> Robert Schrem wrote: > > > >> I'am wondering where to locate the 'switch' to allow > > >> users (at least myself) to use the su command to get > > >> temporary root rights. > > > > > You must add the users to the wheel group in /etc/groups > > > > Wow! This worked out - you just have to know it, > > otherwise you search for a while... > > > > >> Also I would like to be able to > > >> login as root via ssh. This is obviously blocked > > >> somewhere in the configuration files. > > > > > Normaly this is only blocked if you have no root password. > > > > The authentification works, but the connection is > > aborted immediatly. I will try to solve the puzzle > > with the help of Jerry's hints... > > Another hint take a look at /etc/ssh, there must be > ssh_host_dsa_key[.pub] ssh_host_key[.pub]. > These get normaly gererated automatic by the sshd strat-script.
is it set to be allowed as default root on sshd in the in the current gentoo version ? other wise check /etc/ssh/sshd_config PermitRootLogin yes
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