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by brightwolf
Tue Feb 12, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: How to block SSH root login?
Replies: 3
Views: 754

Re: How to block SSH root login?

The setting is not in the file at all. I have therefore added it to the bottom of the file, with the CamelCase notation. Indeed, the error shows only lower case which is not how I entered it. I edited /etc/ssh/ssh_config with nano.

Do you mean me to include the content of the full file here?
by brightwolf
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thanks guys!
Replies: 0
Views: 1446

Thanks guys!

I just want to express my gratitude to Daniel, MichaIng, K-Plan and other contributors for creating and making available this great and helpful distro for Raspberry Pi -- DIETPI ! After having wrestled with Raspbian for almost two years, having suffered three SD corruptions and being forced to two f...
by brightwolf
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: How to block SSH root login?
Replies: 3
Views: 754

How to block SSH root login?

I would like to block root login, i.e. only allow login via ssh cert and dietpi user. The dietpi user then has to su to root to become root. In /etc/ssh/ssh_config I entered: PermitRootLogin no When trying to login I get the following error: Bad configuration option: permitrootlogin Luckily I kept m...
by brightwolf
Sun Feb 10, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Automate dietpi-backup
Replies: 18
Views: 10448

Re: Automate dietpi-backup

Thanks for the script. However, when I run it as published here, I end up with a 'dietpi-backup-' directory, i.e. a dietpi backup without a number. If you're a Linux scripting beginner like me, this could cause some headaches. I solved it by isolating the new backup number calculation on a seperate ...