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RE: [suse-security] RE: Setting up a chroot ssh login

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Lars Ellenberg [mailto:l.g.e@xxxxxx]
> Sent: 11 February 2004 12:54
> To: suse-security@xxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: [suse-security] RE: Setting up a chroot ssh login
> / 2004-02-11 11:46:52 -0000
> \ Tom Knight:
> > The reason I'm not using this system now is that I couldn't get rsync to
> > work, and if I'm reduced to having all files uploaded I may as
> well use sftp
> > and have no direct shell access whatsoever. Hell, it's only bandwidth!
> Can you elaborate on that?
> Why does rsync not work for you?
> Because in the "jail" there are no files to compare to?
> Or where is the problem...

Oops, I take that back, the rsync did work (I forgot!), but we decided to
switch to using sftp anyway... I think it was through paranoia, and because
the machines aresitting next to each other. The brief for the task changed
from needing shell (and rsync) access to just copying files.

Apologies for the confusion,


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