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Re: ssh ... PTY allocation request failed on channel 0
On Mon, Feb 28, 2011 at 8:45 PM, Mirko Vukovic wrote:
> I am trying to ssh to firstname.lastname@example.org, and I get the error
> "PTY allocation request failed on channel 0"
> I tried ssh -vv ..., but did not see anything meaningful.
> googling I found references to devices ptmx and pts.
> There is a /dev/ptmx. ?I can see it if I do ls /dev/ptmx but not if I
> do ls /dev ?(why?).
> I also tried mount /dev/pts (as shown on google), but it failed
> because /etc/fstab
> does not have a corresponding entry.
> Am I going in the right direction, or something else the problem?
> Thank you,
Oh, and this is from the mintty terminal.
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