On Mon, Nov 16, 2009 at 01:00:14AM +0100, Polytropon wrote: > On Sun, 15 Nov 2009 15:49:33 -0800, Gary Kline <kl...@thought.org> 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. > > Maybe I remember incorrectly, but doesn't sshd create this file > on its first startup? > > Do you have > > sshd_enable="YES" > > in /etc/rc.conf? Is sshd running, or do you get error messages > regarding the host DSA key file? > >
there were stderrs output when i tried to exec sshd. reason was that the rc.conf entry was not in rc.conf. (this is all going into my .howto file.... gary > > > -- > Polytropon > Magdeburg, Germany > Happy FreeBSD user since 4.0 > Andra moi ennepe, Mousa, ... -- 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"