Re: cygwin ssh-add problem

From: Alan Hadsell (
Date: 04/17/02

From: Alan Hadsell <>
Date: Wed, 17 Apr 2002 01:45:16 GMT

eho <> writes:

> Hi Alan, I issued the ps cmd and the agent is running. Also a socket
> file has been created on /tmp. What version of cygwin are you
> running and what windows OS are you running. I'm running cygwin
> 1.3.10 under w2k. Thanks

I'm running the same version, also under Windows 2000 (SP2).

When you run ssh-add, are you running it from the same shell where you
ran ssh-agent? I get the same message as you if I try to run ssh-add
in a different bash session.

Alan Hadsell
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