rssh - Restricted shell for use with OpenSSH, allowing only scp and/or sftp

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 6
Repository Repoforge (RPMforge) x86_64
Package name rssh
Package version 2.3.3
Package release 2.el6.rf
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 140.68 KB
Download size 53.19 KB
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rssh is a restricted shell for use with OpenSSH, allowing only scp
and/or sftp. For example, if you have a server which you only want
to allow users to copy files off of via scp, without providing shell
access, you can use rssh to do that.


Package Version Architecture Repository
rssh-2.3.4-1.el6.x86_64.rpm 2.3.4 x86_64 CERT Forensics Tools
rssh-2.3.4-1.el6.i686.rpm 2.3.4 i686 EPEL
rssh-2.3.4-1.el6.x86_64.rpm 2.3.4 x86_64 EPEL
rssh-2.3.3-2.el6.rf.i686.rpm 2.3.3 i686 Repoforge (RPMforge)
rssh-2.3.2-7.puias6.i686.rpm 2.3.2 i686 PUIAS Unsupported
rssh-2.3.2-7.puias6.x86_64.rpm 2.3.2 x86_64 PUIAS Unsupported
rssh - - -


Name Value
config(rssh) = 2.3.3-2.el6.rf - - - - -
openssh-server -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
config(rssh) = 2.3.3-2.el6.rf
rssh = 2.3.3-2.el6.rf
rssh(x86-64) = 2.3.3-2.el6.rf


Type URL
Binary Package rssh-2.3.3-2.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm
Source Package rssh-2.3.3-2.el6.rf.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Download latest rpmforge-release rpm from
  2. Install rpmforge-release rpm:
    # rpm -Uvh rpmforge-release*rpm
  3. Install rssh rpm package:
    # yum install rssh




2010-09-22 - Chritoph Maser <> 2.3.3-1 - 9124/cmr
- Add to %doc
2010-08-09 - Yury V. Zaytsev <> - 2.3.3-1
- Updated to release 2.3.3.
- Thanks to Nico Kadel-Garcia <>!
2006-03-07 - Dag Wieers <> - 2.3.2-1
- Updated to release 2.3.2.
2005-01-27 - Dag Wieers <> - 2.2.3-1
- Updated to release 2.2.3.
2004-06-28 - Dag Wieers <> - 2.2.1-2
- Fixed ownership of rssh_chroot_helper, defattr is ignored. (Robin Green)
2004-06-24 - Dag Wieers <> - 2.2.1-1
- Updated to release 2.2.1.
- ...
- Changelog trimmed, see

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