Problem when SSH-ing to FreeBSD 5.3 using PuTTY?
me at hexren.net
Fri Jan 7 03:27:04 PST 2005
OG> Hi all,
OG> On two distinct machines (both running FreeBSD 5.3 release, one is the
OG> AMD-64 version, the other is the i386 version) I am experiencing
OG> problems when trying to SSH to the machine using PuTTY.
OG> PuTTY shows the login prompt just fine, but when entering the proper
OG> username/password (yes, I am positive I typed it correctly -multiple
OG> times, in fact- :) ). Yet, for some reason this combination does not
OG> seem to get accepted.
OG> Does anyone know the reason for this (note: I am not starting the SSH
OG> daemon from inetd)? Is there perhaps some (new) setting that changed
OG> between 5.2.1 and 5.3 that causes this, or am I doing something else
OG> terribly wrong? :)
OG> Thanks in advance for any answers, and cheers!
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Look in /etc/ssh/sshd_conf for the setting "PasswordAuthentication" I
think the default changed from yes to no.
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