Bug 523764 - ssh needs a system-config-ssh tool
Summary: ssh needs a system-config-ssh tool
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: openssh
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jan F. Chadima
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2009-09-16 15:38 UTC by John Mizell
Modified: 2010-06-07 08:00 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Doc Type: Enhancement
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Last Closed: 2010-06-07 08:00:39 UTC
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Description John Mizell 2009-09-16 15:38:47 UTC
Description of problem:

Ssh needs a system-config-ssh tool. This would be very useful for many system admins to be able to configure sshd.conf with a gui and tui. So the following could be configured:

PermitRootLogin, PasswordAuthentication, ChrootDirectory, X11Forwarding

Match Group ftponly
        ChrootDirectory %h
        X11Forwarding no
        AllowTcpForwarding no
        ForceCommand internal-sftp

Currently it can be complicated to configure sftp to chroot to a users home directory and not a subdirectory inside a use home directory. 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

All the time.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Try to set up chroot for sshd/sftp
Actual results:
Have to download newest sshd and patch it then edit sshd.conf.

Expected results:
start system-config-ssh and choose chroot user to home directory by group.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Jan F. Chadima 2010-06-07 08:00:39 UTC
This is not part of openssh. If you really need it, reopen it against system config tool.

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