FreeBSD 8 LiveFS - How To Start SSHD?

Adam Vande More amvandemore at
Sun Dec 25 05:05:15 UTC 2011

On Sat, Dec 24, 2011 at 4:35 PM, Drew Tomlinson <drew at>wrote:

> I can do the "Configure the network connection", the  "setup login shell
> for root", and the "Prepare SSH" part.  However the "Enable, configure, and
> start sshd" part doesn't seem to apply and really doesn't make sense.
> Bottom line is that after running /mnt2/use/sbin/sshd, I can see the
> process in ps output.  However when I attempt to connect to sshd as root,
> my connection is immediately closed.

ssh -vv

Adam Vande More

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