Subject: Re: sshd Change: PermitRootLogin = no
To: Bill Sommerfeld <>
From: Bill Studenmund <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/03/2001 17:16:50
On Sat, 1 Sep 2001, Bill Sommerfeld wrote:

> I'd actually go so far as to say that the default sshd config file
> should disable *all* authentication methods, forcing the administrator
> to choose which of the dozens of different authentication methods are
> appropriate for their environment.

I would actually prefer that option to having root access denied and
everything else as-it-is in openssh. That way everyone would have to
configure ssh. Kinda like what we do with the rc system not starting if
you haven't configured rc.conf. :-)

(topic migrating) Can sushi configure ssh's config files?

Take care,