LinuxQuestions.org
Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices

Reply
 
LinkBack Search this Thread
Old 09-02-2004, 06:35 AM   #1
jalperin
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2004
Posts: 10

Rep: Reputation: 0
Putty / SSH Problem on Mandrake 10.0


I'm trying to connect from a Windows XP Pro box using the Putty client to a Mandrake 10.0 box. sshd is installed and running, but when I try to connect using Putty and ssh, I get a blank screen that closes after a few seconds. When I look in the /var/log/auth.log, I see an entry that says: refused connect from ::ffff:192.168.1.103 (::ffff:192.168.1.103)
(Note: I'm trying to connect from 192.168.1.103). What do I need to do to set this up properly? I have the Mandrake firewall set to Everything (no firewall), so I don't think that's the problem. A related note in case it's useful. I don't seem to be able to ping the Mandrake box from the Linux box. But I've got numerous networking apps running properly (like Samba) so there is connectivity. --Jeff
 
Old 09-02-2004, 12:25 PM   #2
jalperin
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2004
Posts: 10

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
the Solution

I discovered the problem after getting ssh to produce detailed debugging logs and noting that the connection was refused by tcp wrapper. I needed to add entries in the /etc/hosts.allow file to permit access from my lan.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Problem with remote terminal (ssh and PuTTY) guardian653 *BSD 11 02-09-2005 06:16 AM
esound over ssh / putty? oldweasel Linux - Networking 6 05-27-2004 02:05 PM
putty SSH connection deWin Linux - Newbie 3 03-26-2004 09:47 AM
SSH using putty rkemp Linux - Networking 3 03-06-2004 05:04 PM
ssh and using putty from the client ashley75 Linux - General 12 09-11-2003 01:21 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:37 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration