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RE: OpenSSH and cygwin: let a user only connect via sftp.
- From: "Schonder, Matthias" <Matthias dot Schonder at Geis-Group dot de>
- To: "'cygwin at cygwin dot com'" <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Thu, 5 Dec 2002 12:45:28 +0100
- Subject: RE: OpenSSH and cygwin: let a user only connect via sftp.
>Schonder, Matthias <Matthias.Schonder@Geis-Group.de> wrote:
>>> How do I have to set passwd (if it is done there) that he only can
>> connect to the server via sftp and not via ssh.
>> What do I have to do?
>Setting a user's shell to /bin/false might (and I repeat, *might* - this is
Nope, this does not work :( Been there, done that. But when sftp tries to
login connection will be closed immediately.
But thanks for you help.
>PS: This isn't really Cygwin specific.
Well, I would say it is, because in FreeBSD and IRIX it works fine... so....
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