Re: Novice Setup Guide
From: a (a_at_b.com)
Date: Tue, 06 Apr 2004 20:03:38 GMT
Thanks Nico. Very useful sources.
"Nico Kadel-Garcia" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> "a" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message news:Wbkcc.75097$gA5.898992@attbi_s03...
> > Hello,
> > Is there a guide to SSH for a first time user?
> > I am trying to setup access to my home folder to one particular
> > user. This user will have privileges to run FTP and HTTP downloads to my
> > machine.
> > I am running SuSE 8.1 with KDE and Gnome installed.
> > Is there an easy to use client to setup the required access rights on my
> > machine? Anyone has a ... for dummies way to do this?
> > Thanks in advance,
> > MM
> Yes, Richard Silverman wrote an excellent book with O'Reilly Associates
> should answer all your questions about SSH. There's also a Linux Security
> Cookbook from the same company that's pretty good, and may be more useful
> You may also consider using WebDAV over SSL instead of SSH: it's easier to
> set up to restrict the user to a single directory, and support for is
> into Windows, Linux, and is available for MacOS.