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Old 11-22-2005, 01:12 AM   #1
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SSH connection


I have sshd running on my linux machine and I'm able to connect locally both with user@localhost and user@machineip.

However, when I try to connect remotely the connection times out. I am using all default settings in config file, and have searched everywhere for a solution. Please help!
 
Old 11-22-2005, 01:24 AM   #2
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do you have a linux software firewall running?
does your logfiles show you even connected?
what distribution and version are you using?
 
Old 11-22-2005, 02:19 AM   #3
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That did it...

I'm running SuSE9.2 with SuSEfirewall2. by making ssh "accessible from untrusted networks" I can now connect from my windows comp or the internet if I choose.

thanks for giving me the hint I needed to get this working. I was getting really sick of moving back and forth between comps.
 
  


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