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Identify mystery output on ssh login

How can I find where this dbus-launch error output is coming from? At first I thought it was related to motd but I currently have that disabled. X11Forwarding is turned off in my sshd_config as well ...
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How to configure the login system message?

Each time I SSH into my AWS Ubuntu servers I see a system information message, showing load, memory usage and packages available to install, like this: Welcome to Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS (GNU/Linux ...
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How to make a dynamic motd-module in Puppet?

We are using Puppet to generate our /etc/motd file. Unfortunately the hostnames do not always have the same length. This creates a /etc/motd with sometimes a space too much or too little after the ...
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SSH client option to suppress server banners?

I've read Stop ssh login from printing motd from the client?, however my situation is a bit different : I want to keep Banner /path/to/sometxt serverside I would like to pass an option under ...
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There are two MOTD's shown when I login to my server using SSH

I wanted to change the MOTD that is shown when you login to a computer on a TTY, which seems to work, but somehow, it doesn't just show the MOTD in /etc/motd and /etc/update-motd.d/, but also another ...
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Is it possible to put commands in /etc/motd?

Can I put shell commands in the /etc/motd login banner file? I have tried: $(uptime) and `uptime` Is this possible?