Re: .ssh/rc not given proto / cookie

From: Richard E. Silverman (
Date: 12/28/02

From: (Richard E. Silverman)
Date: 28 Dec 2002 15:52:18 -0500

>>>>> "Ittay" == Ittay Freiman <> writes:

    Ittay> hi, i have a ~/.ssh/rc file on the remote host, which does
    Ittay> 'read proto cookie ...' as suggested by the sshd(8) man
    Ittay> page. the problem is proto and cookie are not sent to it. x
    Ittay> forwarding is enabled, and i use -X in ssh. my system is linux
    Ittay> redhat 8.0.

This is not clear -- is "my system" the local or remote host? If it's
local, then have you checked that the remote host is running a version of
SSH which uses the rc file? That's the one that's relevant here.

  Richard Silverman