Subject: Re: cvs and ssh
To: David Forbes <email@example.com>
From: Bill Sommerfeld <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/06/2001 04:29:02
> I haven't quite figured this bit out yet. Do you mean running the ssh
> server in a chroot environment
given your level of concern and your apparently convoluted
requirements, I recommend doing this.
> or is there a way of specifying options to sshd?
sshd -f <config-file>
will start with a new config file.
Among many other things, you can specify an alternate listening port
in the sshd config file.
> Surely this would still require the private half of a key pair stored on
> What I'm really looking for is a way to have the return connection "given
> the nod" by A, by virtue of the fact that it is started by a ssh session
> from A?
You could do ssh agent forwarding from "A" to "C" with a key which
grants access to the subsystem in question..