Skip site navigation (1)Skip section navigation (2)
Date:      Mon, 25 Sep 2006 12:10:54 +0200
From:      dick hoogendijk <>
To:        freebsd-questions <>
Subject:   Re: Restricting access to home directory
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <>
References:  <BAY104-F169208A05FAB0BD8562A3E9A270@phx.gbl> <>

Next in thread | Previous in thread | Raw E-Mail | Index | Archive | Help
On 25 Sep Matt Juszczak wrote:
> If there was an easy way to restrict users to their home directories
> using SCP or SCPONLY, I would love that instead.
> Is there anyway?

Short answer: NO and that's OK for a protocol based on ssh.
Your users can pass the bounderies of their homedirectories if they're
logged in too, can they not?
And ssh is nothing more than kind of a remote login; a bit more secure
than rlogin was (is)

dick -- -- PGP/GnuPG key: F86289CE
++ Running FreeBSD 6.1 +++ Solaris 10 6/06 ++

Want to link to this message? Use this URL: <>