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CYGWin and sshd. Accepts authentication, but won't connect

Everything I find relating to this is the "ssh-exchange-identification:" error. This doesn't happen for me. I get two lines: Connection to localhost closed by remote host. Connection to localhost ...
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SSH connection times out

Given: vm - a WinXPsp3 virtual machine hosted by a Win7sp1 physical machine alice is the user on vm srv - a Win2008R2sp1 server bob is the user on srv quake - a linux server mark is the user on ...
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strftime returning time for wrong timezone

I'm trying to get "dts" to echo the current local time in vim (cygwin under Windows 7) byt the output is GMT+1 instead of the localtime (GMT-7). My abbreviation works fine on other machines, but I ...
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Supervisord as Windows Service on Cygwin

I am attempting to run Celery as a Windows Service using Supervisord. I followed the configuration laid out on the Celery site and here. I have set up a virtual environment to run supervisord through ...
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Non-interactive SSH connection fails - error: can't open /dev/tty: No such device or address; Host key verification failed

Below you can see the log. The connection is from a Cygwin SSH client to a Cygwin SSHD server. The connection works ok when launched from the command line but fails when launched from Jenkins (Java ...
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Cygwin shell is overriding my Windows shell

I'm not sure what I did, but I've somehow got Cygwin installed in such a way that even when I try to run an ordinary windows shell, Cygwin is interfering. I have batch scripts that I want to run in ...
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Fabric and cygwin don't work with windows UNC paths

I have some strange problems with fabric deployment to Windows Server 2008r2. The thing I try to accomplish is to copy some files to a shared folder with a fabric script (this script does a lot of ...
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How do I arrange for an ssh key with a passphrase to be loaded and available in ssh-agent to other processes on Windows startup?

I'm setting up automated deployment of applications in a Windows environment from continuous integration (TeamCity build-agents), and using cygwin + openssh to perform the remote-execution part of ...
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Cygwin OpenSSH Server Error 1062

I tried to setup an OpenSSH Server on my Windows machine. I installed cygwin and the openssh package. Then configured "ssh-host-conf" an *** Query: Overwrite existing /etc/ssh_config file? ...
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cygwin sftp chroot cannot view contents of bound mountpoint

I'm trying to give user2 access only to his home directory and full permissions on /cygdrive/e. I created a Data/ directory within his $home, added a bind directive in /etc/fstab (see below), and ...
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Cygwin X crashing on -multiwindow option

A shot in the dark, but can anyone point me in the right direction? Thought this might be similar to this bug ...
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Cygwin does not see Windows share as folder - no ā€œdā€ attribute?

I migrated this question from StackOverflow as it really fell outside the scope of programming questions they generally prefer, so hopefully I'll find a more suitable audience here... I've installed ...
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Copssh, Chrootdirectory and spurious cygwin directory

I have limited sftp users to their home directory using this answer http://serverfault.com/a/201879/65157. It all seems to be working fine. I only have 1 query though. When I ever issue an 'ls' ...
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CVSROOT problem because of username string

I have always been SVN user but currently I have to use CVS as the source repository. I am quite new to CVS and really got confused many a times (reason being I always tried to access CVS like SVN !) ...
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Can't connect to windows via ssh

I downloaded cygwin and ran ssh-host-config. I'm trying to connect using ssh -l micah myserver it then says micah@myserver's password: I enter the same password I use to log into windows and it ...
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Cygwin Scp or Rsync permissions

Why is it that whenever I Scp or Rsync files from my Windows machine using cygwin to my Ubuntu server. The copied files will all have no permissions. Rsync doesn't even work because it cannot copy ...
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Improper output in SSH session on OSX using FreeSSHd on Windows with cygwin bash/sh shell

I am testing out running an SSH server on a local Windows VM. I have installed FreeSSHd and set the command shell to "c:\cygwin\bin\sh --login -i" (bash as well) with "Use new console engine" ...
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Pubkey authentication with SSH server running on Cygwin - session closes immediately

I am connecting from Linux via SSH to a Windows machine running SSH in Cygwin. I authenticate with a certificate. The session opens but closes immediately thereafter. With password authentication it ...
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Can't remove tunnel created by Cygwin

I need to make a tunnel from Linux to my Windows 7 machine. I have been able to get it to work with Cygwin, but it's not possible to remove the tunnel later. To create the tunnel, I type: ssh -f -N ...
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Cygwin find integration

I would like to find all NON read-only files in my directory using cygwin's find command. Is it possible ?
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cygwin's ps -W doesn't show all processes when running through an ssh session

I hope this is the right place to ask this question: I have two machines (Win7) running cygwin. Machine A connects to Machine B through an ssh session. When I run ps -W in the ssh terminal on A, the ...
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SSH on Windows 7/Cygwin periodically fails to resolve hostname

Whenever I run ssh inside of cygwin on Windows 7 I get the error: ssh: Could not resolve hostname ... Non-recoverable failure in name resolution lost connection If I try the same command ...
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inetd / xinetd not working under cygwin

I am trying to use xinetd (or inetd) with netcat to act as a TCP proxy. This setup works on Linux without issue. Under Cygwin, either as a service or from the a Cygwin command line, the (x)inetd ...
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OpenSSH server accepts public key then immediately closes the connection without any error message

I am trying to connect to an SSH server I was able to connect to in the past but using different OpenSSH client versions. Starting from a Cygwin OpenSSH_6.6.1, OpenSSL 1.0.1g 7 Apr 2014 client, going ...
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Permissions for Windows XP and ssh

I have Windows XP with browsershots installed on it, which is used to generate automatic screenshots from different webpages. Additionally I've installed there cygwin with sshd and enabled option ...
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Cygwin and /etc/fstab.d/$USER

I'm unable to see mounts defined in /etc/fstab.d/$USER without running a mount --all command. I'd like to see them whenever I open the bash shell. Here's what I'm doing: echo ...
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Is it possible to install OpenSSH's sshd on Windows Server 2003 as a domain user with admin rights?

Is it possible to install OpenSSH's sshd (via Cygwin) on a Windows Server 2003 (which is part of an Active Directory site) as a domain user. I have administrator rights as this domain user and ...
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How to fix “SignTool Error: IStore2::Load returned error: 0x80090345”

I have a Jenkins job running the signtool utility on a remote node, the console log looks like so: Started by user anonymous Building remotely on vm-builder [VE] $ cmd /c call "C:\Documents and ...
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What could cause this ProFTPD directory listing error?

The error I get in Filezilla is "Cannot get directory listing". In Firefox it just keeps on loading and nothing happens. For both clients the same messages appear in proftpd.log. Computer - error ...
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Cygwin - Squid SSL bump

I've done a full installation of cygwin on a windows server 2008 r2. I installed squid through the setup.exe My problem is this: I need ssl-crtd to be enabled on my Squid. When I did this on Ubuntu I ...
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ssh server not accepting public/private keys (Cygwin)

I am trying to connect my computer to a ssh server (running on Windows 7) using public/private keys. I have generated the keys and used the necessary permissions for files: chmod 700 .ssh chmod 600 ...
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vagrant ssh always works, ssh using cygwin only works on some boxes

On Windows I like to use cygwin to access my Vagrant box via ssh. This works: vagrant init <an existing base box>, vagrant up, vagrant ssh. Instead of vagrant ssh I can use cygwin to ssh into ...
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Server unexpectedly closed network connection when connecting to cygwin through ssh

I followed Noah's guide on how to run the OpenSSH SSHD server on Windows using Cygwin and it worked great until I shut down my PC and then rebooted it. Now every time I try to connect I get ...
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ssh with cygwin for amazon ec2 gives permission denied (publickey)

I looked at all other posts that are similar. I'm probably missing something simple since I'm relatively new to this. I have an Amazon-EC2 instance with Amazon Linux. I'm using Cygwin on Windows 7. ...
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cygwin sshd times out for remote login

I have configured SSHD using Cygwin on Windows 7. I have checked and double-checked all of the following points: Port forwarding is correctly configured Windows Firewall is configured to pass port ...
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SSH on Cygwin from other computer in same network

After following http://pigtail.net/LRP/printsrv/cygwin-sshd.html , I can't connect from other machines. This is sshd.conf: # $OpenBSD: sshd_config,v 1.84 2011/05/23 03:30:07 djm Exp $ # This is ...
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Hadoop TaskRunner throwing Java Child Error

I'm trying to run the Hadoop grep example in a pseudo-distributed configuration using Hadoop 0.22.0 on Windows 7 with Cygwin. The example works fine in standalone mode, but when run in ...
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SSH to Cygwin: “server refused to allocate pty”

I'm having trouble connecting to a Cygwin 1.7.11 instance. I get the error "server refused to allocate pty" when logging in via SSH. As way of background, I'm in the process of migrating a working ...
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psql on putty shows no output

I am using Windows Vista with Cygwin running on a PUTTY console. When I issue the command "psql -l -U grants -W", there is no output (i.e. no prompt for the password even): But echo works ok.. Fri ...