On Mon, Nov 16, 2009 at 01:57:18AM +0200, Manolis Kiagias wrote: > Gary Kline wrote: > > ok, i have my new server-to-be underway but having problems exec'ing > > /usr/sbin/sshd. i can ssh out to existing computers, but cannot ssh > > or scp stuff in. so my question is: how do i create > > /etc/ssh/ssh_host_dsa_key ? checking around does no good. > > > > tia for any insights, > > > > gary > > > > > Add: > > sshd_enable="YES" to /etc/rc.conf and then execute: > > /etc/rc.d/sshd start (or reboot your system) > > The keys will be automatically created at first startup of the ssh daemon
yup, this did the trick. i had assumed that ths 'sshd_enable=YES' line was there. but rc.conf was all but empty. tx again. > _______________________________________________ > email@example.com mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org" -- Gary Kline kl...@thought.org http://www.thought.org Public Service Unix http://jottings.thought.org http://transfinite.thought.org The 7.31a release of Jottings: http://jottings.thought.org/index.php _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"