[CentOS] E-Mail on SSH login?

Agile Aspect agile.aspect at gmail.com
Tue Nov 3 05:14:10 UTC 2009


On Mon, Nov 2, 2009 at 2:34 PM, Benjamin Donnachie
<benjamin at py-soft.co.uk> wrote:
> 2009/11/2 ML <mailinglists at mailnewsrss.com>:
>> Does anyone have thoughts on how to kick off an e-mail on SSH login?
>
> Make SSH use PAM for authentication and use the pam_preprofile[1]
> module to execute and appropriate script.  You should test with
> public/private key logins to ensure that it also works for those.
>

I'd think twice about using PAM. I've been able to login with my password
when SSH was restricted to public/private key logins and the NFS file system
wasn't mounted.

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