[freeside] scp error creating users on remote machine
ivan at 420.am
Sun Oct 7 15:24:40 PDT 2001
On Sun, Oct 07, 2001 at 08:46:09PM +0200, Michael Ketani wrote:
> Hello again,
> svc_acct.export seems to be working fine now. My scp error has gone
> (corrected my shellmachine entry and enabled passwordless ssh as advised).
> One problem however has arisen: I forgot to import my legacy data but
> managed to export the test accounts I had created !. Now my shell machine
> has no root user and other users like lpd and daemon that were there
> before....... (give me a break I'm a Linux newbie !).
> Any quick recovery procedure the list can propose will be welcomed !
Restore from backup and be more careful next time.
> M> > When I try to run svc_acct.export I get the following error:
> I> You would use the `shellmachine' configuration file to enable
> creation of
> I> user home directories, not svc_acct.export.
> I> You would need to have ssh working from your freeside machine (as the
> I> freeside user) to root on the external machine. Verify this is
> I> form the command-line before trying it from within Freeside.
> M>I'm able to ssh into the remote machine as the freeside
> M>user on the local machine (ssh -l root remote.machine). I get in after
> M>supplying the password.
> I> You need this to work without entering the password. man ssh-keygen
> I> _ivan
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