> This seems to be on topic.
> Guess there is something to be said for RPM :)
> If I just make;install should it overwrite the old stuff without any
> problems? It's a pretty generic RH7.3 install.
Not unless you change --prefix equal to /usr when you run ./confiugure.
There are probably other settings. What would probably be the best bet
is to do:
rpm -e openssh-*
(note I mean findout what openssh packages are on your system, and remove
and then recompile from the tarball. All that being said, you should not
do this, as there is an RPM at the http://www.openssh.com site, and if I
understand the redhat
devel list correctly, RedHat's RPM was not configured with the
authentication scheme on by default. So RH 7.x appears to be clean, your