Do people use HostbasedAuthentication?

Damien Miller djm at
Tue Dec 20 09:01:24 AEDT 2016

On Mon, 19 Dec 2016, Tim Rice wrote:

> On Mon, 19 Dec 2016, Christian Weisgerber wrote:
> > Do people actually use HostbasedAuthentication?  It needs several
> > steps to enable and generally seems quite arcane by now.  I wonder
> > if this is something that could be trimmed away...
> I use it a lot.

I use it so that it gets tested regularly and doesn't break :)

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