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Re: Error starting sshd: "Win32 error 1069"
- From: "Adam Thompson" <adwulf at gmail dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Mon, 23 Jun 2008 21:34:44 +0100
- Subject: Re: Error starting sshd: "Win32 error 1069"
- References: <485DEDF5.firstname.lastname@example.org>
2008/6/22 Gordon Messmer <email@example.com>:
> I'm having trouble starting sshd on a host running Windows Server 2003, SP1.
> It was working several days ago, and then stopped for no reason that I can
> I tried starting the service by hand, and got:
> $ cygrunsrv.exe -S sshd
> cygrunsrv: Error starting a service: QueryServiceStatus: Win32 error 1062:
> The service has not been started.
Did you try:
net helpmsg 1069
This will tell you: The service did not start due to a logon failure.
It may be that the sshd service account password is wrong - or more
likely - the password has expired. Have a look in the security log of
the machine, and you should see a failure audit.
Check in lusrmgr.msc for the sshd user account and check that the
password is set to never expire, and that it hasn't been
"At times one remains faithful to a cause only because its opponents
do not cease to be insipid." - Nietzsche
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