[nycphp-talk] Putty/SSH automatically disconnecting session

Jeff jsiegel1 at
Wed Aug 27 16:22:26 EDT 2003

He clicked yes. Turned shell specified in passwd file.

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Sent: Wednesday, August 27, 2003 2:51 PM
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Subject: Re: [nycphp-talk] Putty/SSH automatically disconnecting session


Is it possible that your client rejected the hostname key the first time

s/he ever connected to this server?  It's possible that Putty won't
again if you chose no to begin with.

>My client is using Putty to log into the server (set for SSH2 only,
>etc.). The client has the IDENTICAL settings as I do except, of course,
>he uses his own user name and password. After entering his user name
>password, Putty closes the window, i.e., just logs error
>message...nothing. I can reproduce it at my end so there is something
>else going on.
>Any ideas on how to troubleshoot this one?

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