Subject: Re: login_cap(2)
To: None <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/26/2001 21:18:07
On Wed, Jan 24, 2001 at 06:55:51PM -0800, Aaron J. Grier wrote:
> not quite... I had problems with OpenSSH calling login_cap and getting
> nothing back which produced errors like so:
> Jan  8 15:24:59 kaben2 sshd[11428]: Accepted rsa for aaron from port 1022
> Jan  8 15:24:59 kaben2 sshd[11428]: error: unable to get login class
> I "fixed" it by disabling use of login_cap routines in OpenSSH.
> an example login.conf in /usr/share/examples would be very helpful.

You mean, the OpenSSH package, or the OpenSSH derived ssh shipped with NetBSD ?
The in-tree sshd works fine for me without login.conf.
Maybe the package should be fixed.

Manuel Bouyer <>