[Gllug] rssh with public key authentication?

gvim gvimrc at gmail.com
Wed Dec 8 13:22:19 UTC 2010

On 08/12/2010 13:16, John Edwards wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 08, 2010 at 01:05:26PM +0000, gvim wrote:
> <snip>
>> Sorry, this as well:
>> Dec  8 12:43:58  sshd[7761]: User<new user>  not allowed because account is locked
>> Dec  8 12:43:58  sshd[7762]: input_userauth_request: invalid user<new user>
>> Why invalid user when I've added it to AllowUser?
> The "account is locked" message sounds like the user account on the
> remote machine has the locked flag in /etc/passwd and /etc/shadow.
> See the "lock" and "unlock" sections of 'man passwd'.
> You may have created the new user account with an invalid or locked
> password.
> Easiest way to check is to login to the new user account using either
> a console or 'su'. Full way is to look at /etc/passwd and /etc/shadow.

I reset the password and that did it. Thanks.


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