openSSH default user ...

Mark Janssen maniac at
Fri Dec 10 21:47:37 EST 2004

On Fri, 2004-12-10 at 10:32 +0100, Damien Touraine wrote:
> Hello,
> I connect from my computer to several systems with one specific user 
> login on each system. By default, openSSH use the current login name as 
> default name to the remote host. As each login may have been generated 
> randomly, I would like to don't have to specify the login for each computer.
> So Is there any way to include a configuration file that gives for each 
> remote host, the default login name to use ?


host host1
        Hostname host1
        User user1

host host2
	Hostname host2
	User user2

ad nausicum...

Mark Janssen -- maniac(at)
Unix / Linux, Open-Source and Internet Consultant
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