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Re: rdist over ssh
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Re: rdist over ssh
- From: hgw_(_at_)_d1906_(_dot_)_inka_(_dot_)_de (Hans-Guenter Weigand)
- Date: Thu, 8 Mar 2001 22:04:48 +0100
andreas_(_at_)_schuldei_(_dot_)_org (Andreas Schuldei) wrote:
> the rdist manpage mentions the -P option for specifying the path
> to rsh. In some ssh FAQ i found that rdist could be tunneld
> through ssh, but that either the path to ssh must be compiled in
> to rdist or this -P option needs to be used.
Look at the end of the man page in the Environment section. Simply set
RSH=/usr/bin/ssh and export this variable. This will tell many other
programs to use ssh instead of rsh, too.