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Re: Can't scp to a server running cygwin
Larry Hall (Cygwin <reply-to-list-only-lh <at> cygwin.com> writes:
> Ken Gough wrote:
> > Ken Gough <ken_j_gough <at> dresser-rand.com> writes:
> >> Unable to scp to my server running cygwin
> >> Description
> >> I have a Windows 2003 server with Cygwin 2.510.2.2.
> >> scp works fine when I run the command on the scp server.
> > see correction below:
> > scp works fine when I run the command on the cygwin server.
> >> When I run scp on a linux machine using cygwin as the destination, the
> > session
> >> locks up:
> >> -bash-2.05b$ scp -p "test1.txt" ITG_user <at>
> >> ITG_user <at> 10.232.248.5's password:
> >> bash: no job control in this shell
> >> ITG_user <at> drwlsw17 ~
> >> $ /bin/ls #(here is where it locks up. I tried /bin/ls, then ^c)
> >> Killed by signal 2.
> >> -bash-2.05b$
> >> As you can see, the source does not have a dns entry for drwlsw17, so I
> > IP
> >> address.
> >> Any ideas would be helpful.
> >> Thanks,
> >> Ken
> > Here is a URL to my cygcheck.out file:
> > http://www.kengough.com/junk/cygcheck.out
> Please use POSIX paths (i.e. /cygdrive/d/junk/test1.txt).
OK, same result.
> It appears you're getting an old version of bash when you login via scp.
Are you saying this because of the prompt: -bash-2.05b$
This is on the remote Linux server, not cygwin
> not obvious from your cygcheck output where that's coming from but you may
> want to check where '/etc/passwd' has set your home directory and if you can
> get there with a simple ssh to that machine
I tried, and I get a good ssh session and able to source .bash_profile
> (since your home directory is
> clearly a network drive, possibly with restrictive permissions that could
> also be causing you problems).
an admin user with a network drive was used to generate the first file,
here is the cygcheck file generated by ITG_user:
> Making sure that you see the current
> Cygwin environment that you installed and deleting any left-over old tools
> will likely help allot.
The last install was done by deleting the entire cygwin folder, removing all
cygwin service users, and following the uninstall instructions, then
reinstalling. Besides which, I have never installed anything except this one
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