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SFTP limit to home Directories

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Jul 1, 2013 1:58 PM

I want to limit an account to a home directory. I am unaware how to do so. Once I connect it displays root access to the drive and I dont want that.

Mac mini, OS X Server
  • MrHoffman Level 6 Level 6 (11,695 points)
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    Jul 1, 2013 4:02 PM (in response to justin105)

    sftp user@example.com should bring up the login directory for the specified user.   (It should not normally be the root directory, unless you're logging in as root or a user configured to use /)  By default, you can cd and move around where ever you have the permissions to access; it's an ssh session into the host.

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