My Oracle Support Banner

Solaris 11.4: SSH Service Is In Maintenance State: Privilege Separation User sshd Does Not Exist (Doc ID 2507955.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 21, 2019

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

SSH service is in maintenance state and the SMF log file /var/svc/log/network-ssh:default.log shows the following error.

Changes

 OpenSSH is the default SSH server in Solaris 11.4.

Cause

To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!


In this Document
Symptoms
Changes
Cause
Solution


My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.