On Sat, Oct 31, 2009 at 02:43:09PM +0100, Roy Stuivenberg wrote:
> I have a question concerning sshd.
> I'm unable to connect from outside to my Debian box.
> (Connection failed Service sshd
> Date: Sat, 31 Oct 2009 03:51:03 +0100
> Action: restart
> Host: rs-debian
> Description: 'sshd' failed, cannot open a connection to
> INET[localhost:50022] via TCP
> Roy Stuivenberg.
> sshd_config :
> # What ports, IPs and protocols we listen for
> Port 22
Looks like your ssh client tries to connect to TCP port 50022, while the
ssh server is listening on port 22 (the standard for ssh).
The non-standard port may be set up on the command line or in a config
Check on the server machine if the ssh server is listening:
netstat -ntl | grep 22
If this doesn't help, please post the commands you typed and their
- From: Roy Stuivenberg <firstname.lastname@example.org>