LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
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
  Search this Thread
Old 03-19-2004, 09:23 AM   #1
Totoro
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Distribution: Ubuntu
Posts: 17

Rep: Reputation: 0
SSH (dont know really what to call this...)


What do I need to do for my Linux Mandrake because when I try to connect it with SSH using Putty (from windows comp).

It only says:"connection refused", So do I need to set something up? If so what and how?
 
Old 03-19-2004, 09:39 AM   #2
forrestt
Senior Member
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Location: Cary, NC, USA
Distribution: Fedora, Kubuntu, RedHat, CentOS, SuSe
Posts: 1,288

Rep: Reputation: 99
First make sure SSHD is installed and running on the Linux Box.
Second Make sure you are allowing port 22 through the Linux Firewall
Third, IF you are using xinetd to start sshd (you probably aren't, but I don't
have any idea about your configuration) you need to make sure your
/etc/hosts.allow file is set up to allow ssh connections from your windows
computer.

If you need more explanation for any of these steps, post back to this forum.

Hope this helps,

Forrest
 
Old 03-19-2004, 09:42 AM   #3
Totoro
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Distribution: Ubuntu
Posts: 17

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
Ah thanks, this should help me to the beginning.

I'll post back if more problems occur.

Thank you.
 
  


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



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
ssh-agent, ssh-add and ssh-keygen AND CVS raylpc Linux - General 2 11-19-2008 02:50 AM
i dont know what to call this fakie_flip Linux From Scratch 4 09-15-2005 09:56 PM
What do you call your remote control? I call mine... RHLinuxGUY General 19 10-18-2004 06:23 AM
new to linux dont what distro to use dont no much command xman2007 Linux - Newbie 3 01-02-2004 05:32 PM
Things dont work when you dont understand withoutaclue Linux - Newbie 3 03-12-2003 09:51 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:54 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
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
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration