[Techtalk] sharing files - ssh and ftp

Rasjid Wilcox rasjidw at openminddev.net
Sat May 3 16:29:26 EST 2003

On Saturday 03 May 2003 11:11, Mary wrote:
> On Sat, May 03, 2003, Rasjid Wilcox wrote:
> > I presume you meant 'With ssh is there an easy way'...
> >
> > Not was far as I know.  If there is, let us know!  :-)
> >
> > The only ways I can think of would be to use a chroot setup, or
> > possibly a User Mode Linux arrangement.
> If you let them log in with a key only there are ways to limit the
> commands they can run to a specific set.
> There's a section in sshd(8) "man 8 sshd" on "AUTHORIZED_KEYS FILE

How would this allow you to restrict a user to their home directory?  You 
could stop them using 'cd', but then the user could not navigate around their 
own home directory structure.



Rasjid Wilcox
Canberra, Australia  UTC + 10

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