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Re: ssh going nuts!

On Tue, 30 Sep 1997, Peyman Gohari wrote:

> In our group we have a single Debian machine surrounded by a bunch of
> Redhats:( We have secure shell installed on all, but it behaves  weird
> on Redhats from time to time. The problem is that when you try to get a
> remote shell using ssh, you may be denied access to the remote host and
> get the message "you don't exist, go away!".

	Hmmm... that message is shown only by the *client* when
getpwuid(getuid()) fails, ie, when there is no entry for the current
real UID in the passwd database.  Do you use NIS or something like
that?  Could you tell us which versions of ssh and libc[56] are you

Juan Cespedes

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