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SSH Tectia 
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    About This Document >>
    Installing SSH Tectia Server >>
    Getting Started >>
    Configuration >>
        Configuration Files >>
            Modifying Configuration Files
            Command-Line Options
        Subconfigurations >>
        Enabling FIPS Mode
        Ciphers and MACs
        Compression
        Configuring Root Logins
        Restricting User Logins
        Subsystems
        Configuring ssh2 for ssh1 Compatibility
        Auditing >>
        Securing SSH Tectia Client and Server >>
    Authentication >>
    Application Tunneling >>
    Troubleshooting >>
    Man Pages
    Advanced Options >>
    Log Messages >>

Modifying Configuration Files

The default location for the configuration file is /etc/ssh2/. You can edit the configuration file sshd2_config with your favorite text editor.

The configuration file consists of keyword-value pairs, one per line. Lines starting with the hash character # as well as empty lines are ignored. The configuration file is read when the server is started and each time a new connection to the server is made. If the configuration file is faulty or cannot be found, the server will not start.

For detailed information about the options available in the configuration file, see the sshd2_config man page.

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