Restricting SSH access to only a users home directory.....

Jerry M. Howell II jmhowell at
Fri Nov 21 18:46:45 PST 2003

On Fri, Nov 21, 2003 at 12:59:00AM -0800, shrikant at wrote:
> Hi there ,
>  Can any body tell me how i can restrict an user SSH  to his own home directory .
>  I am using FreeBSD OpenSSH_2.9 FreeBSD  SSH protocols 1.5/2.0 .
>  Any links or  help will be appriciated
> Shrikant

What your refering to is a jail. I didn't do much searching but a quick
google search brought this up

I'm almost for certian the handbook on also has
some information on this.
Jerry M. Howell II

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