Default Path in sshd_config

Crist Clark crist.clark at
Sat Jun 16 08:20:03 EST 2001

I was just building binary Solaris packages of OpenSSH for use at
our company. While doing so, it occurred to me that the only thing
that really stops me from being able to make a binary build totally
relocatable in the filesystem tree is the default path. Other than
that, I cannot think of any file path that cannot be modified with
either a command line option or in a configuration file.

Is there a reason that, for example,

  DefaultPath /opt/openssh/bin

Could not be something put into the sshd_config file? Or does this
exist in the code, but not (or I missed it) in the documentation?

(Oh, and I still need to hack around with the manpages by hand to
get them to work in Solaris, but I think that is a known issue?)
Crist J. Clark                                Network Security Engineer
crist.clark at                    Globalstar, L.P.
(408) 933-4387                                FAX: (408) 933-4926

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