Blade ZipKit - Set SSH Daemon to not use reverse DNS lookup for Linux Servers

Version 1

    Blade ZipKit Package Info
    Name:Set SSH Daemon to not use
    Type: BLPackage
    BSA Compatible Version: 8.5.x
    Version: 1.0
    More Info: OpenSSH FAQ

    Created by: Akbar Aziz

    Tested on version:
    Tested against host running: Red Hat 5.10, Red Hat 6.5, CentOS 6.5 and Oracle Enterprise Linux 6.5

    This package configures the SSH Daemon to not use reverse DNS lookup for servers. This change can resolve issues related to slow SSH logins to a server. The file enables the parameter - UseDNS no and restarts the SSH Daemon


    Instructions for importing the package:

    1. Download the attached zip file
    2. Extract the content to a location accessible by the BSA Console
    3. From the BSA Console, select Depot, right-click and select Import
    4. Browse to the location of the un-zipped folder (example: Set SSH Daemon to not use DNS )
    5. Check the box for "Automatically map or create export group"
    6. Click Next twice
    7. Select a location where to place this new package in BSA (default will keep structure of the package as it was exported)
    8. Click Finish



    *Note: This is a community supported package.