On Wed, 1 Feb 2023 04:43:07 -0500 nick black <dankamong...@gmail.com> wrote:
> the cause of this output is the following line in /etc/pam.d/sshd:
> # In Debian 4.0 (etch), locale-related environment variables were moved to
> # /etc/default/locale, so read that as well.
> session required pam_env.so user_readenv=1 envfile=/etc/default/locale
> i'm guessing from the comment that user_readenv=1 is in place
> primarily to allow overrides of the default locale?

Indeed. Removing "user_readenv=1" from that line fixes the warning.

> etch was
> quite some time ago, possibly preceding support for SendEnv?
> that seems sufficient workaround if user_readenv is deprecated,
> but this is all speculative.

The comment for etch is about "envfile=/etc/default/locale" which is read regardless of the user_readenv setting. See the man page for pam_env.

Kind regards,

Richard van den Berg

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