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Re: ssh and sftp connects intermittently

On 09/02/2009 03:28 PM, jeffunit wrote:
I use ssh from a dos box on windows to connect to other machines, It
works fine right after I log into windows. After a while, it doesn't work

I type something like 'sftp I get a response 'Connecting to' About 1 time in 10, I get the next line which is

This problem has been going on for at least a year, and is not specific
to a specific release of cygwin. The site '' is pingable, and
all other internet access works reliably. I would like to help debug this
problem in any way I can, to help resolve it.

Any ideas?

I sftp'd and ssh'd to from Fedora 8 and it hung on me too. This doesn't seem like a Cygwin problem to me.

Larry Hall                    
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