[CentOS] Ssh with OS X Tiger (Darwin) and CentOS 4.2

Ryan Lum cow at launchpc.com
Sun Nov 20 05:54:16 UTC 2005

Yes, the accounts has been tested on different boxes.  As to your second
point about the dns.  I tried two different computers using the same
gateway, xp and os x.  The worked like like a charm.  I'll probably just end
up, upgrading ver of ssh and see how it goes.

> user logging in remotely must have a valid shell to be able to do
> anything after they connect. If for example, as I normally do, give
> users invalid shells such as /bin/false...they could use ssh to connect,
> authenticate and get disconnected because they don't have a valid shell.
> Are you sure you have a valid shell?
> Also - sometimes the initial connection will take some time as the sshd
> server will attempt to verify your hostname via dns
> You shouldn't have to do any recompiling.
> Craig

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