No it is the server side because when you just to do a " ssh server" .
It would take the user you have logged in as.

The documentation says it is taken from the env " LOGNAME" but I am
not very sure about this ..

../thanks
ilaiy

On 4/6/06, ViersOnline wrote:
> 'tis client side not server side
>
> $ ssh login@server
>
> or
>
> $ ssh -l login serveur
> ( if omitted login is client side login)
>
> --viers
>
> asterix2112 wrote:
>
> >All,
> >
> > Hi, this is probably a dumb newbie question but I searched all over an=

d
> >can not find an answer.
> > I have sshd set up on my server, and all I want is just username/passw=

ord
> >authentication, but all I can seem to get when I log on from another
> >computer is a password prompt. And it will only accept the root passwor=

d
> >(with PermitRootLogin yes, if set to no it will not work - and I don't w=

ant
> >root to be able to log on). How to I get the username prompt?
> >
> >Thanks all, my sshd.config is below. - John
> >
> >Port 22
> >Protocol 2
> >#AddressFamily any
> >#ListenAddress 0.0.0.0
> >#ListenAddress ::
> >
> ># HostKey for protocol version 1
> >#HostKey /etc/ssh/ssh_host_key
> >#HostKeys for protocol version 2
> >#HostKey /etc/ssh/ssh_host_dsa_key
> >
> ># Lifetime and size of ephemeral version 1 server key
> >#KeyRegenerationInterval 1h
> >ServerKeyBits 768
> >
> ># Logging
> ># obsoletes QuietMode and FascistLogging
> >SyslogFacility AUTH
> >#LogLevel INFO
> >
> ># Authentication:
> >
> >LoginGraceTime 2m
> >PermitRootLogin yes
> >#StrictModes yes
> >#MaxAuthTries 6
> >
> >#RSAAuthentication yes
> >#PubkeyAuthentication yes
> >#AuthorizedKeysFile .ssh/authorized_keys
> >
> ># For this to work you will also need host keys in /etc/ssh/ssh_known_ho=

sts
> >#RhostsRSAAuthentication no
> ># similar for protocol version 2
> >#HostbasedAuthentication no
> ># Change to yes if you don't trust ~/.ssh/known_hosts for
> ># RhostsRSAAuthentication and HostbasedAuthentication
> >#IgnoreUserKnownHosts no
> ># Don't read the user's ~/.rhosts and ~/.shosts files
> >#IgnoreRhosts yes
> >
> ># Change to yes to enable built-in password authentication.
> >PasswordAuthentication yes
> >PermitEmptyPasswords no
> >
> ># Change to no to disable PAM authentication
> >ChallengeResponseAuthentication yes
> >
> ># Kerberos options
> >#KerberosAuthentication no
> >#KerberosOrLocalPasswd yes
> >#KerberosTicketCleanup yes
> >#KerberosGetAFSToken no
> >
> ># GSSAPI options
> >#GSSAPIAuthentication no
> >#GSSAPICleanupCredentials yes
> >
> >UsePAM yes
> >
> >#AllowTcpForwarding yes
> >#GatewayPorts no
> >
> >AllowUsers asterix, bro, root
> >
> >#X11Forwarding yes
> >#X11DisplayOffset 10
> >#X11UseLocalhost yes
> >#PrintMotd yes
> >#PrintLastLog yes
> >#TCPKeepAlive yes
> >#UseLogin yes
> >#UsePrivilegeSeparation yes
> >#PermitUserEnvironment no
> >#Compression delayed
> >#ClientAliveInterval 0
> >#ClientAliveCountMax 3
> >#UseDNS yes
> >#PidFile /var/run/sshd.pid
> >#MaxStartups 10
> >
> ># no default banner path
> >#Banner /some/path
> >
> ># override default of no subsystems
> >Subsystem sftp /usr/libexec/sftp-server
> >--
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SHD-t1399543.html#a3764497
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> >
> >
> >
> >
> >

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