User-specific sshd_config?

Roumen Petrov openssh at
Sun Apr 6 04:10:19 EST 2008

Ingemar Nilsson wrote:
> Damien Miller wrote:
>> You can do this with the "Match" keyword in sshd_config now. You need
>> root access to configure it though.
>> Match user djm
>> 	PasswordAuthentication no
>> 	KbdInteractiveAuthentication no
>> 	GSSAPIAuthentication no
>> 	KerberosAuthentication no
>> 	HostbasedAuthentication no
>> 	PubkeyAuthentication yes
> Sure, but that still involves the system administrator. I would like 
> users to be able to set restrictive login policies for themselves 
> without involving the system administrator.
> Regards
> Ingemar

Setup isolate environment for every user with root access and left them 
to do administration.
Note how to setup this environment is out of secure shell scope.

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