Re: error: bind: Address already in use

"DC" == Doesnt Compute <doesntcompute2k@xxxxxxxxx> writes:

DC> I'm confused by this error from sshd. Here is the setup: Tru64
DC> Unix 5.1B-4, opensshd compiled from source: # sshd -V sshd:
DC> illegal option -- V OpenSSH_4.6p1, OpenSSL 0.9.7b 10 Apr 2003
DC> usage: sshd [-46Ddeiqt] [-b bits] [-f config_file] [-g
DC> login_grace_time] [-h host_key_file] [-k key_gen_time] [-o option]
DC> [-p port] [-u len]

DC> Envocation is via: /usr/local/sbin/sshd -4 -f /usr/local/etc/
DC> sshd_config

DC> Using -4 to force IPv4 and deny IPv6 hoping this would prevent the
DC> above message. It did not.

DC> Any clues?

DC> Thanks, Robert

It means you already have an sshd running, or something else which is
listening on the same port.

Richard Silverman