Problems with UsePrivilegeSeparation (was: port fwd as user != root?

Mathias Koerber mathias at
Wed May 29 11:22:22 EST 2002

> You do have a user called 'sshd' in your /etc/passwd right?

ah, that need is mentioned in README.privsep, but not the manpage.
I suggest that the manpage be updated to mention the need for
the sshd user and the /var/empty directory.

I'll try again with this (and whatever other solutions I may get).


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