Re: Newbie: how do I limit a user to just a home directory?

From: Wim Cossement (email_at_notset.be)
Date: 02/01/05


Date: Tue, 01 Feb 2005 18:41:55 +0100

Chris wrote:

> I'd like to create a login where the user isn't able to escape from their
> home directory. I don't want them to be able to see or access anything else
> on the machine. My purpose is to allow customers to be able to log in using
> SSH and use SCP to send me files by putting them in their home directory. I
> don't want them to be able to do anything else.
>
> How do I configure things to make this happen?
>
> I'm using SuSE Linux 9.1 (2.6 kernel).
>

Maybe this works:

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/showthread.php?s=&forumid=8&threadid=277976

Wimmy



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