question about openssh authentication.

Dick Davies rasputnik at
Fri Oct 29 05:44:14 PDT 2004

* joshua <cigant at> [1036 13:36]:
> dear firends:
>     there is a puzzle about openssh authentication, i try to solve it,
> but i could not, could you help me?
>     there is two account named as 'joshua' and 'moon' on my server. i
> want to disable password authentication method for 'joshua', let he can
> login only use public key authentication. but account 'moon' can use
> both public key and password authentication. here, how to config
> openssh?

Could you just enable both methods and disable the 'joshua' accounts password?

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