SSH Problem

Michael Hirmke
Tue Jan 18 15:20:00 GMT 2000

Hi Paul,

>I've just installed one of the SSH ports for CYGWIN and it tries to
>make a directory call //.ssh which it is unable to do.
>If you type "mkdir //.ssh", this also fails. I'm guessing this is a
>problem with the directory conversion algorithm used in CYGWIN.
>Note: I'm using B20.1
>I'm not a member of the mailing list, I'm kinda transiant at the mo,
>could someone mail me back directly if you know of a fix?

Try to set HOME= to any existing path you like and you should be set.


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