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- Re: Mac OS X to Linux SSH Login Problems
- Richard E. Silverman
January 9, 2005, 5:18 am
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BL> I currently have a Gentoo-Linux 2.6.10-r2 System setup. I want to
BL> be able to login in via SSH from my Mac G4 PowerBook running Mac
BL> OS X 10.3.7. I had everything working, but I had to change the
BL> password on the Linux box for the user that I normally login as.
BL> What is strange now is that when I try to login from the MAC, it
BL> does not prompt me for a "login" name, just a password.
I don't believe any version of OpenSSH has ever prompted for a login name.
If you don't specify it with -l or user@host, it defaults to username of
the uid running the ssh command. I can't imagine what you're talking
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