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Re: [PATCH] add log= directive to authorized_hosts

From: Ángel González <keisial_at_nospam>
Date: Sat Oct 08 2011 - 18:10:13 GMT
To: Alex Bligh <>

Alex Bligh wrote:
> The log line always begins the same way, i.e. the current way, so the
> log line would in this case read:
> Oct 8 11:04:47 test sshd[18469]: Accepted publickey for eve from
> port 55580 ssh2 Invalid user root from
> Now, if someone is so silly as to parse the log for a regexp and not
> write the regexp properly then I think they deserve all they get.

I know, the problem would be the regex. But I'm sure there are unanchored
regexes in use out there, for parsing those logs.

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