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Re: howto change home path in /etc/passwd
- From: Igor Pechtchanski <pechtcha at cs dot nyu dot edu>
- To: sferriol <sylvain dot ferriol at imag dot fr>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Mon, 12 May 2003 10:01:57 -0400 (EDT)
- Subject: Re: howto change home path in /etc/passwd
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Mon, 12 May 2003, sferriol wrote:
> is there a command to change the home directory of a user in /etc/passwd
> because ssh sees this file before $HOME and i have always a error.
Use an editor to edit /etc/passwd (as has been suggested). Mind the line
endings (I think).
> Do you known that ssh says and do nothing if your directory on the
> server is rwxrwxrwx
> I used a complete day to know why ssh always asked me to enter the
> password while i had generated keys and put the public on server
HTH for next time,
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