Re: SSH is disconnecting at random
On Wed, Nov 30, 2005 at 08:46:15PM -0500, Amish Rughoonundon wrote:
> I have recently installed Debian sarge on an old machine and usually log on
> using ssh since I don't have a monitor hooked up to the machine. It has
> been working fine for some time but recently, the computer has been
> disconnecting me at random and closing the connection. I initially thought
> putty was faulty but even though I removed the re-keying of certificate and
> added keepalive every 60 seconds, the debian system still cuts me off. I
> tried to ping the machine and the response was fine and ftp works okay but
> I cannot log in using ssh for some time after the disconnection. I would
> really appreciate if anybody could help me since I depend on the linux
> system for my project. Thanks a lot for any information.
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I have no idea how to do this in putty, but ssh's -v flag is very useful
for debugging problems.