RE: problems when opening an ssh session
From: Marc Towers (email@example.com)
From: "Marc Towers" <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: "'Tom Rualti'" <email@example.com>, <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Thu, 13 Mar 2003 02:48:16 -0000
The only way to change the file remotely is by using SU as one of the
users. The error normally means SU belongs to the WHEEL group.
You will need to find a user belonging to WHEEL in order to sort this
On a security note.... I would not recommend re-activating remote root
access, SU should be all you need.
From: Tom Rualti [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: 11 March 2003 10:58
Subject: problems when opening an ssh session
I have an account on a Solaris 2.6 machine in which the administrator
installed SSH 3.2.0. Then I have 2 Solaris 2.8 machines (for which I am
which I have installed OpenSSH versions 3.4p1 and 3.5p1 respectively.
Now if I open a connection from the SSH 3.2.0 client to the OpenSSH
server everything works properly, but if I open a connection from the
3.2.0 client to the OpenSSH 3.4p1 server I get (from ssh -vvv):
debug: Connecting to pma.iso.vilspa.esa.es, port 22... (SOCKS not used)
debug: Ssh2/ssh2.c:2297: Entering event loop.
and it doesn't proceed to the next line, which should be:
debug: Ssh2Client/sshclient.c:1421: Creating transport protocol.
So I can open an ssh session with the 3.5p1 server but not with the
Could anybody please give me a hand with this problem ?
Thanks a lot in advance,
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