SSH Protocol mismatch

Matthew D. Fuller fullermd at
Sat Jan 15 20:14:57 PST 2005

On Sun, Jan 16, 2005 at 04:05:11AM +0800 I heard the voice of
CryBaby, and lo! it spake thus:
> OS: FreeBSD 4.11-STABLE #3: Fri Jan 14 23:53:07 CST 2005
> I ssh my host by using putty or any ssh client in WindowsXP, and I
> can't login lately. (But telnet and other services are ok.)

Check that the version 1 protocol and/or PasswordAuthentication are
enabled.  I had to do one or both of those to let Putty work with sshd
a while back; can't remember which it was.

Matthew Fuller     (MF4839)   |  fullermd at
Systems/Network Administrator |

"The only reason I'm burning my candle at both ends, is because I
      haven't figured out how to light the middle yet"

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