cygrunsrv wont start sshd as service

Clark Sims
Fri Jun 29 10:14:00 GMT 2001

I ran the following commands:
cygrunsrv -R SshdService
cygrunsrv -I SshdService -p /usr/sbin/sshd.exe --user johnl --passwd *****
cygrunsrv -S SshdService

>On Fri, Jun 29, 2001 at 07:46:21AM -0500, Clark Sims wrote:
>> I don't know how to read the Event log. If you care to explain how, I
>> gladly do it.
>On my WinNT 4 machine it goes like this:
>  + Execute Start -> Programs -> Administrative Tools -> Event Viewer
>  + Scan the System Log (Log -> System menu item) for events with
>    "Service Control Manager" as the source.  Peruse the event details
>    to look for clues.

Nothing here

>  + Scan the Application Log (Log -> Application) looking for events
>    sourced by the paricular service.   Study those for clues.

There is some output here.
!   6/29/01  12:00:10 PM      DmiEventLog      None        9     N/A
i   6/29/01   11:59:47 AM     SshdService        None       0     N/A
i   6/29/01   11:59:46  AM    SshdService        None       0     N/A
i   6/29/01    11:59:46 AM    sshd.exe               None       0     N/A

Thanks for you interest and you help.


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