Chroot works..but sftp chroot does not it seems.

James Dennis jdennis at
Wed May 29 23:20:10 EST 2002

It might be worth checking to make sure any libs sftp-server was compiled against are also in the chroot. You can use ldd or pull some funny magic with shell scripting to strace sftp-server.

On Tue, 28 May 2002 16:52:12 -0500
austin at wrote:

> Any tips on that? SFTP is the last thing to work. sftp-server is in the
> crhooted libexec. TIA.
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