RHEL 6 / CentOS 6 / Scientific Linux 6 Neither RHEL, CentOS nor Scientific Linux (RHEL/CentOS/SL 6) does not ship with a version of OpenSSH that is compatible with Moonshot (they ship with a non-Moonshot-enabled v5. 3 of OpenSSH). To get Moonshot support for it, you must install a specific Moonshot-enabled version (v5. 9). We have a precompiled version available in our repositories.
Following the instructions on this page will give you a Moonshot-enabled OpenSSH Server only.
Add the Moonshot libraries
If you have not already done so, you first need to follow the instructions on how to install the Install Moonshot Libraries on a RHEL / CentOS / SL 6Server.
Install the Yum priorities plug-in
Enable the Moonshot OpenSSH RepositoryWe've moved the
The OpenSSH packagesfrom the main Moonshot repository into
have their own, so add the Moonshot RedHat OpenSSH repository to your system by creating a new file at
dedicated repository, to avoid replacing system's one when not strictly required.
This repository needs to be manually enabled, by editing the
with the following content:
file and setting
Ensure that your hostname is correct
The channel bindings check requires that the hostname of your SSH server match the hostname people are SSHing to. That is, the output of the "
Once installed, the Moonshot-enabled OpenSSH server will still need a few quick tweaks in order to turn on the Moonshot support.
Follow the configuration instructions on the OpenSSH Server page to configure the server.