ssh does not log to wtmp for users who do not have a login shell in RHEL 6

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Issue

  • ssh does not log to wtmp for users who do not have a login shell in RHEL 6
  • If you ssh <hostname> <cmd>, since there is no login shell, it does not log to wtmp. Can this be overriden?

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6
  • ssh

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