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Re: strange SSH behavior
> In resolv.conf, after "search domain.name.blah" I added "lookup file" AND
> changed the line in sshd_config from "ReverseMappingCheck yes" although it
> was commented out, to "no" and now, what bam thank you ma'am, as soon as I
> enter my password, I'm dropped to my shell. Now if someone could explain as
> to why this happened all of a sudden, to more than just one person, would be
> great. Perhaps is there a patch to come to fix this?
> Hope this helps to delete any headaches that you people are having.
I'm such a weenie. Instead of having "lookup file bind", I had "file
lookup bind" in the resolv.conf file. :/ My problem is gone.
You'll need something similar to '192.168.1.2 some_name' in your
/etc/hosts file, and 'lookup file bind' in the /etc/resolv.conf file.