HostbasedAuthentication problem

Markus Friedl markus at
Mon Oct 29 21:19:46 EST 2001

your ssh client cannot read the hostkey (setuid?).

On Mon, Oct 29, 2001 at 11:12:11AM +0100, Dost, Alexander wrote:
> I'm trying to use HostbasedAuthentication. Running ssh -v -v -v user at host
> the following error occurs:
> debug3: authmethod_is_enabled hostbased
> debug1: next auth method to try is hostbased
> debug2: userauth_hostbased: chost <host>
> debug2: we did not send a packet, disable method
> What does this mean ? I enabled HostbasedAuthentication in
> /etc/ssh/ssh_config and as it looks, this setting is used correctly. So
> what's wrong ?
> - Alex

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