sshd crashing

Reini Urban
Fri Jul 27 22:52:00 GMT 2012

On Fri, Jul 27, 2012 at 4:44 PM, Pawel Jasinski wrote:
> I have a fresh installation of cygwin on xp and win7 (both run 1.17.16-1).
> I have run ssh-host-config followed by rebaseall. The CYGWIN variable
> for sshd is not set.
> I have tried with and without priv. separation.
> It is started with cygrunsrv -S sshd
> I can connect with ssh localhost. Things are ok until I do vi
> /etc/profile. At this moment it crashes.
> Now if I try the version without priv separation to start by hand:
> /usr/sbin/sshd -D -d -e things go well and it does not crashes when in
> ssh session /etc/profile is edited.
> Am I missing something in config?

Inspect /var/log/sshd.log for obvious rebase errors and run rebaseall then.
I fixed the same problem this way.

> sshd: PID 484: service `sshd' failed: signal 11 raised
Reini Urban

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