rsh command gives: "rlogin: read: Operation not permitted"

Larry Hall
Thu Feb 10 20:44:00 GMT 2005

At 06:43 AM 2/10/2005, you wrote:
>I installed cygwin on a Windows 2000 Service Pack 3 PC on my work.
>Installation is OK, but when a try to do a
>rsh hostname 
>I always get:
>rlogin: read: Operation not permitted
>I get this when I try to connect to one of the AIX machines, but also when I try to connect to my laptop.
>When I do a telnet it works ok and I get for example:
>CYGWIN_NT-5.0 1.5.5(0.94/3/2) (g1gpv0j) (tty0)

This says you're using using Cygwin DLL version 1.5.5.  The current version
is 1.5.12.  Please upgrade and try again.

>When I try the same from my laptop it works OK.
>I tried:
>- installing version 2.457.2.1
>- isntalling version 2.416

These are the version numbers for the setup program.  They tell us nothing
about the version of Cygwin you have installed, the packages you have, or 
their versions.

>-copying the working installed version from my laptop
>but always the same problem.
>Anyone any idea ??

Sure.  If the above suggestion doesn't help, please read and carefully 
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Larry Hall                    
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