Subject: Re: ssh prompts passwd twice
To: None <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/10/2005 15:54:48
On Thu, Mar 10, 2005 at 11:34:07AM +0100, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> > Yes I have seen this to, at first I thought it was a mistake on my site
> > but when trying it a couple of times, it every time asked me the password
> > twice.
> I also noticed that what is entered at the first prompt doesn't matter:
> it can be the right passwd, any string or an empty string, the first one
> always fail, the second one behaves as expected.

And if I enter the wrong passwd at the second prompt, I have to enter it
twice again.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference