Lisa.Doherty at nau
Sep 26, 2007, 10:09 AM
Post #3 of 3
Thank you. Things are working as expected now.
Re: console connection prompts for root password
[In reply to]
Harris, David (IT Solutions US) wrote:
> You are describing the difference between an 'allowed' connection,
> and a 'trusted' connection. :-)
> In your conserver.cf file, at the bottom, try adding the IP address of
> the machine you are using the client from, and denoting it as "trusted".
> This presumes that you have faith in the authentication on the 'client',
> so then Conserver will not challenge you again for the password as you
> connect through the server. :-)
> David 'Zonker' Harris
> Silicon Valley Service Delivery Center, Network Operations
> Siemens IT Solutions and Services, Inc.
> Infrastructure Management Services
> 39600 Eureka Drive
> Newark, CA 94560
> Tel: 510 624-5524
> Mob: 510 648-0701
> Fax: 510 624-5508
> mailto: david.k.harris [at] siemens
> -----Original Message-----
> From: users-bounces [at] conserver [mailto:users-bounces [at] conserver]
> On Behalf Of Lisa Doherty
> Sent: Monday, September 24, 2007 1:01 PM
> To: users [at] conserver
> Subject: console connection prompts for root password
> I'm new to this list and to conserver. I have just set up an OpenGear
> CM4148 console server attached to a single conserver client machine
> running RedHat AS 4. Things seem to be working fine, but I'd like to
> make a change to the password behavior.
> Currently, I log in to the conserver client machine and attach to
> "console fred". The MOTD appears and I have to press the Enter key to
> continue. The I am prompted for a root password. Once I enter that, I
> get a console login prompt "fred console login: ". Is there a way to
> configure conserver so that there is not a prompt for the root password
> before receiving the console login prompt?
> I would like to be able to just attach to the console using "console
> fred" and get the "fred console login: " prompt without having any
> other password prompt in between.
> Any help is appreciated,
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