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Old 01-31-2011, 11:59 AM   #1
raydawg2000
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SCP Error: Unrecognized configuration parameter permitlocalcommand


This started happening about 2-3 weeks ago when i noticed our backups weren't running anymore. whenever i try to run ANY type of scp command I get the following error:

warning: Unrecognized configuration parameter permitlocalcommand
ssh: FATAL: Illegal -o parameter "PermitLocalCommand no"
lost connection

I checked the /etc/ssh/ssh_config file and there was a command PermitLocalCommand commented out, but for testing I even totally removed that line and then in scp forced the use of that file via

scp -F /etc/ssh/ssh_config ......

and I still get the same error. This command is nowhere is any of my ssh config files so im at a loss here on how im supposed to fix this!! I even checked my home directory for maybe a ssh config file that might be overridding the system config but nothing. any ideas please!!???

Thanks
-Ray
 
Old 01-31-2011, 12:46 PM   #2
petebow4
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Did you check /etc/ssh/sshd_config ? You may have an error there.
 
  


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