Re: openssh make FAILS, any idea, here's the error text

On Tue, May 19, 2009 at 09:21:07PM -0500, Richard Francis wrote:

Thank you very much. While with the addition of $BLIBPATH did not work with
v3.9p1, it DID WORK with v5.2p1. Is an sshd daemon supposed to be running?
Running ssh at the cl simply returns its' help.

You'll need to start it (ie run /usr/sbin/sshd as root). It won't
restart on boot unless you add it to a startup script (eg /etc/rc.tcpip).

Another option is to build a .bff package (contrib/aix/ then
use smit to install it (the postinstall script creates a SRC service
"sshd" which it sticks into rc.tcpip and you can also start and stop manually
with startsrc and stopsrc.

A third option is to use s sysV style startup script if you version has

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