Secure File Copy

Paul Schmehl pauls at
Tue Nov 15 19:52:30 GMT 2005

--On Tuesday, November 15, 2005 06:17:41 -0800 Joshua Lewis 
<jmlewis at> wrote:

> I was trying that I did
> scp -Cprroot at
> localhost:/Users/joshua/Desktop/FreeBSD
> And it prompted me for a password on the server but the root password
> would not authenticate.
Most likely this is because remote root logins through ssh are not allowed 
(nor should they ever be.)  Use another username.

Paul Schmehl (pauls at
Adjunct Information Security Officer
University of Texas at Dallas
AVIEN Founding Member

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