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Old 08-15-2006, 12:07 AM   #1
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Help setting up SSHDOS and a linux server!

hi all my first post here!!!

ok here goes..

i have a linux server and i have putty setup but i wanna use a dos program to log into the server (i have my reasons) and i've only found sshdos/ssh2dos but when i try to run it i get a "NO PACKET DRIVER FOUND." error?

help on setting this up or another ssh program for dos will be amazing

thanks for the help in advance!
Old 08-15-2006, 03:17 AM   #2
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That sounds to me like ssh[2]dos requires an additional piece of software to interface with the network, in much the same way that the Wireshark [formerly Ethereal] network sniffer requires the WinPcap packet capture driver to capture packets off the network. I suggest you read the docs for ssh[2]dos and see what its dependencies are. Personally though I'd go with putty if you can, it's much simpler.
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yes i love putty but it needs to be a dos app and also i kinda know what i need its a "packet driver" but i dont know what it is or where to get it
Old 07-05-2007, 12:10 PM   #4
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I've the same message "NO PACKET DRIVER FOUND" when I use ssh2dos.

Have you resolved this problem?


Many thanks.
Old 08-25-2007, 10:43 AM   #5
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I got mine to work (after reading your post a few days ago) with the following:

You need the following in your config.sys (using your own path for \NETTCP):
rem The protocol manager:
rem The packet driver:
rem The NIC-specific driver (this one for AMD):

You need the following in AUTOEXEC.BAT (or somewhere else):

Your PROTOCOL.INI file needs the following lines:
DriverNAme = PROTMAN$

DriverName = PKTDRV$
intvec = 0x60
chainvec = 0x66

DriverName = PCNTND$

Your \NETTCP directory needs the following files:
ssh2d386.exe (or some other ssh variant)

The top few lines of WATTCP.CFG probably need editing to fit your system

Last edited by tespro; 08-25-2007 at 08:24 PM.
Old 08-25-2007, 01:27 PM   #6
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I edited my typo ... this is no longer needed .... but couldn't delete it.

chaninvec should be chainvec

Last edited by tespro; 08-25-2007 at 08:27 PM. Reason: Edited typo above; no longer needed


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