[lug] Looking for best way to avoid scripting password

John Hernandez jph at jph.net
Fri Apr 3 10:23:14 MDT 2009

On Thu, Apr 2, 2009 at 8:18 PM, Chip Atkinson <chip at pupman.com> wrote:
> I probably didn't explain it well enough, but I *do* have things set up so
> that I can ssh over without requiring a password.  The requirement for the
> password is when I have to launch a separate sshd that allows root login.

To avoid that requirement, you might want to look at using this sshd option:

PermitRootLogin forced-commands-only


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