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Old 11-21-2004, 06:52 AM   #1
delta_simon
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ssh problem


I have just installed ssh 3.9. When I ssh localhost (or some other host) I get:

ssh_askpass: exec(/usr/local/libexec/ssh-askpass): No such file or directory
Host key verification failed.

Itīs seems like the file is missing. Any ideas? (I have tried the google-solution)
 
Old 11-21-2004, 08:25 AM   #2
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You probably have SSH_ASKPASS environment variable set.
And it seems it refers to an unexistent file. (see man ssh for the meaning of SSH_ASKPASS).
 
  


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