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Re: inetd login problems
- From: Igor Pechtchanski <pechtcha at cs dot nyu dot edu>
- To: Paul Grinberg <gri6507 at yahoo dot com>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Fri, 9 May 2003 10:53:53 -0400 (EDT)
- Subject: Re: inetd login problems
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
First off, the output of "cygcheck -svr" (attached, as per
<http://cygwin.com/problems.html>) would really help under the
circumstances. More replies inline below.
On Fri, 9 May 2003, Paul Grinberg wrote:
> I am running cygwin under WinNT (CYGWIN_NT-4.0 1.3.22(0.78/3/2)
> 2003-03-18 09:20 i686 unknown unknown Cygwin). Inetd was configured as
> a service using cygrunsrv following instructions I found somewhere on
> the web. This has worked for me in the past.
> I had no need to log into my machine for a few months, during which, I
> had updated the cygwin installation. Now, when I try to telnet into it,
> I don't even get the login prompt; only this:
> Trying 10.40.11.62...
> Escape character is '^]'.
> Connection closed by foreign host.
> and when I ftp into the machine, I get this:
> Connected to 10.40.11.62.
> 421 Service not available, remote server has closed connection
> I tried restarting the inetd service from within the Control Panel, but
> all I get is this error message:
> The application failed to initialize properly (0xc0000022). Click OK to
> terminate the application.
Does the Windows event log show anything? What about the files in
> So, I tried running inetd manually in debug mode from a terminal. I was
> then able to telnet into my machine, but for some reason, my login
> information is no longer accepted ("login failed" errors). The same
> story for FTP. Any suggestions on what could be going wrong with my setup?
Are your /etc/passwd and /etc/group up to date? It's hard to venture a
guess without the cygcheck output...
|\ _,,,---,,_ email@example.com
ZZZzz /,`.-'`' -. ;-;;,_ firstname.lastname@example.org
|,4- ) )-,_. ,\ ( `'-' Igor Pechtchanski
'---''(_/--' `-'\_) fL a.k.a JaguaR-R-R-r-r-r-.-.-. Meow!
Knowledge is an unending adventure at the edge of uncertainty.
-- Leto II
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