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Re: sshd: fork of unprivileged child failed
--On 05 June 2006 14:23 +0100 Robin Walker wrote:
Instant success with 20060604 version of cygwin1.dll
I spoke too soon. When I restored "UsePrivilegeSeparation yes" and
restarted Windows, ssh connections failed again. This time the client log
C:\Documents and Settings\rdhw>ssh -vv 127.0.0.1
OpenSSH_4.3p2, OpenSSL 0.9.8a 11 Oct 2005
debug1: Reading configuration data /etc/ssh_config
debug2: ssh_connect: needpriv 0
debug1: Connecting to 127.0.0.1 [127.0.0.1] port 22.
debug1: Connection established.
debug1: identity file /home/rdhw/.ssh/identity type -1
debug1: identity file /home/rdhw/.ssh/id_rsa type -1
debug1: identity file /home/rdhw/.ssh/id_dsa type -1
debug1: Remote protocol version 1.99, remote software version OpenSSH_4.3
debug1: match: OpenSSH_4.3 pat OpenSSH*
debug1: Enabling compatibility mode for protocol 2.0
debug1: Local version string SSH-2.0-OpenSSH_4.3
debug2: fd 3 setting O_NONBLOCK
debug1: SSH2_MSG_KEXINIT sent
... and there it hung, for ever. There were three sshd processes also
doing nothing. No errors appeared in the Application Event Log.
Robin Walker (Junior Bursar), Queens' College, Cambridge CB3 9ET, UK
firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.queens.cam.ac.uk/ Tel:+44 1223 335528
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