sshd problem

Andre Guibert de Bruet andy at
Sat Jan 17 12:31:17 PST 2004

On Sat, 17 Jan 2004, freeb <at> t1 <dot> unisoftbg <dot> com wrote:

> I try to migrate from linux (I work with it in last 6 y) to freeBSD and
> just make my first install (5.2).
> I was able to configure my netadapter and have ping and dns working.
> I selected also sshd to be able to connect to my freeBSD from remote.
> If I try to connect from my linux ( also Windows) my freeBSD ask for
> password and if I type it, the freeBSD continues to as for password
> again and again.
> After a little time I see in /var/log/messages:
> sshd[480]: fatal : Timeout before authentication for
> I tryed to connect from my freebsd to my linux using ssh without any
> problems.
> Pls., point me where to search the problem.
> Also any additional docs about the freebsd will help.

Fix your DNS or add an entry for in /etc/hosts, then try


> Andre Guibert de Bruet | Enterprise Software Consultant >
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