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Old 05-09-2007, 09:56 AM   #1
bangulu
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PuTTy not connecting to RH 2.4.21-ELsmp


Trying to connect to a newly installed box using Putty but having message "Putty fatal error. Network Error: Connection timed. sshd is running on the machine. What do I have to configure on the Linux box?
 
Old 05-09-2007, 10:00 AM   #2
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Can you ping the Linux box? If the Linux box running SSH has a firewall running, make sure port 22 is open.
 
Old 05-10-2007, 03:39 AM   #3
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Thanks bsdunix. Problem was with ports. Functioning fine now.
 
  


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