Subject: Re: (reasonably) secure shared upload area on server
To: David Brownlee <>
From: Michael-John Turner <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/22/2006 11:22:50
On Wed, Oct 18, 2006 at 04:13:45PM +0100, David Brownlee wrote:
> 	    - sftp to account with no login shell, and with port forwarding
> 	      disabled. Again, relatively easy to setup, but no chroot
> 	      (though encryption should be more than fine)

I've had good luck doing something like this with rssh as the login shell.
It allows one to setup a very restricted account that can only be used to
scp/sftp to, with optional chroot'ing, etc. See shells/rssh in pkgsrc.

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