Timing of banner

Scott Neugroschl scott_n at xypro.com
Sat Jul 2 03:27:44 EST 2011

Quoth Bob Rasmussen:
> A user at a Windows PC uses our SSH client software (Anzio) to access
> Linux sshd. User would like the banner from the server to display
> entering a login name.
> According to the SSH spec, this should be allowed. But the OpenSSH
> source
> seems to have specifically prevented this. Is there a good reason for
> this?

Please see the "Banner" option in sshd_config(5).

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