Re: OT: disabling login
* Ron Johnson (email@example.com) spake thusly:
> Wel.... I assumed (yes, laugh at me, call me an MSCE) that the
> key pairs _and_ PAM was used during ssh login.
Yes, but PAM != passwd. SSH is usually configured for key-based
> What it sounds like you are saying is that there are (can be)
> different passwords for logging in from ssh vs. telnet/console/etc.
> That sounds bizarre.
No. Ssh has those things called "keys" instead.
One distinguishing characteristic of BOFHen is attention deficit disorder.
Put me in front of something boring and I can find a near-infinite number
of really creative ways to bugger off. -- ADB