ssh problem - fixed
magnus at agora.rdrop.com
Mon Feb 4 18:24:00 UTC 2008
On Mon, 2008-02-04 at 11:10 -0700, Scott Harvanek wrote:
> Have you tried stopping the firewall to see if perhaps for some reason
> it is being blocked by that? also is sshd running?
> Gerhard Magnus wrote:
> > I'm at my wits end here and don't know what to troubleshoot next....
> > All my boxes have static IP addresses (192.168.1.xx) behind a router.
> > PuteA was the last box on my LAN to get FC8 installed. As it doesn't
> > have a DVD drive I used the Fedora live install for gnome, copied it to
> > the hard drive, and started installing more software.
> > >From PuteA, I can access the web and ssh anywhere else on the network.
> > >From anywhere else on the network, I can ping PuteA (by either its name
> > or IP address) -- but the command "ssh -l magnusg PuteA -Y" gives the
> > error message "ssh: connect to host PuteA port 22: Connection refused."
> > On Pute A, the applet System -> Administration -> Firewall shows "SSH
> > 22/tcp" as a trusted service.
> > So how do I find out what's blocking port 22 on PuteA?
> > Thanks for the help!
> > Jerry
For some reason sshd wasn't running. I started it up on run levels 3 and
5, which fixed the problem. Thanks!
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