cannot connect with ssh

Corinna Vinschen
Sun Nov 12 09:19:00 GMT 2000

Gennady Stupakov wrote:
> I have inetd running on my WinNT4.0 sp 6. I am able to
> connect to my computer from the outside using ftp and telnet, but
> when I try to connect with ssh I get the following message:
> Major protocol versions incompatible.
> However, connection ssh localhost works fine.
> I had this problem before with cygwin 1.1.4 and I have it now, with the
> latest cygwin 1.1.5-7.
> Can somebody explain me what is wrong here?

Which ssh version are you using on the "outside" box? OpenSSH doesn't
work with _all_ versions of Compile OpenSSH on the "outside"
box and try to connect with that version.


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