sshd as non-root
carson at taltos.org
Sun Sep 28 17:36:08 EST 2003
--On Sunday, September 28, 2003 4:39 PM +1000 Damien Miller
<djm at mindrot.org> wrote:
> I think that all platforms supported by portable OpenSSH require root
> for TTY assignment. I believe that some platforms can get away with
> non-root, but with a sgid helper but we haven't followed that up.
If the platform supports grantpt() (part of SUSv2), why is root needed?
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