- Date: Mon, 19 Nov 2018 12:12:50 -0500
- From: Michael Stone <mstone@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: ssh
On Mon, Nov 19, 2018 at 09:43:29AM -0500, Jim Popovitch wrote:
On Mon, 2018-11-19 at 08:38 -0500, Michael Stone wrote:
On Mon, Nov 19, 2018 at 08:32:09AM -0500, Greg Wooledge wrote:
> If you're only going to login to the account using ssh keys, you
> don't need to give it a valid password hash at all. Just put a
> string of rubbish (English words qualify) in the hash field of
Don't do that. Just use a *.
Something that's always bugged me... is there any difference between
using * or ! (both are valid)?
! locks the account, * is a convention that means "no password".