Re: Getting remote user and remote host

From: Michael Heiming (
Date: 11/10/03

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

Nico Kadel-Garcia <> wrote:

> "Michael Heiming" <> 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.


Michael Heiming
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