Re: Getting remote user and remote host

From: Michael Heiming (michael+USENET_at_www.heiming.de)
Date: 11/10/03


Date: Mon, 10 Nov 2003 08:10:15 +0100

Nico Kadel-Garcia <nkadel@comcast.net> wrote:

> "Michael Heiming" <michael+USENET@www.heiming.de> wrote in message
[..]
> > You just need to setup accounts for each user, it's
> > a rather bad idea to use a shared account and now
> > blame ssh for your wrong usage of unix.

> There are numerous compelling reasons to do this, usually involving shared
> access to special user privileges on that specific server.

There's not a single reason to do this, setup an account for each user and
let them use 'su' or even better 'sudo' for logging purposes, to use the
application user.

[..]

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