Re: setting up SSH
From: Stephen Biggs (xyzzy_at_hotpop.com)
To: Nadia Kunkov <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Sun, 31 Aug 2003 12:42:50 +0300
On Fri, 2003-08-29 at 21:28, Nadia Kunkov wrote:
> Hi, I'm new to SSH. I've just installed Cygwin on my Win2000 workstation. My goal is to connect to it from Linux box and copy files from Linux to Win2000. I can connect to my windows box from Linux and browse the directories. But I need to set up and automated file transfer and therefore public and private keys.
> I think my set up is not complete/correct.
> When I run ssh localhost on my win2k I see a message:
> Cannot create directory /cygdrive/h/username: no such file or dir
> Well it's looking at h drive and I need it to look at c drive. Where do I change that? Also, the authorized_keys file should reside in my home directory, will that be /cygdirve/c/username/.ssh?
> It also says that user name or group hasn't been setup correctly. What should I do to set it all up?
> Thanks in advance.
I think you would be better off asking this question in the Cygwin
mailing list. http://www.cygwin.com and look for "Mailing lists".