Why does SSH prompt for 2 passwords?
joe at relia.net
Thu Apr 17 15:46:27 PDT 2003
I have finally gotten irritated with an occurance that is really not a
Every time I SSH to a FreeBSD machine from a unix prompt, I get prompted
for a password twice. The first time, that password NEVER works.
Sometimes it is automatically entered as nothing, and a Response line is
printed. For example :
joe at 192.168.1.1's password:
Now, I can successfully log in, but it's starting to get annoying, and I
was wondering if there was a setting I could alter that would remove
that extra password/response combination.
Hopefully someone out there in the real world has some advice for me.
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