Re: chrooting SFTP

From: Robin (
Date: 01/16/04

Date: Fri, 16 Jan 2004 17:51:44 +0100

"Tom" <> schreef in bericht
> Hi,
> Anyone know how to restrict SFTP users to not go above their login
directory? I can do this fine in FTP using wu-ftp but no idea in
> SFTP and can't seem to google a solution either.
> thanks
> Tom

Is sftp the same as vsftpd?
I only know how to do it in vsftpd :P
I have this in my conf file to do it:

# You may specify an explicit list of local users to chroot() to their home
# directory. If chroot_local_user is YES, then this list becomes a list of
# users to NOT chroot().
# (default follows)