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Re: SSHD Issue Windows 2003 64 bit

The logs specify:
/var/empty must be owned by root and not group or world-writable.

I've tried changing permissions, and also looking on the forums for
this {} I still can't
figure it out.  Let me know, thanks!

On Tue, Aug 9, 2011 at 10:27 PM, Csaba Raduly <> wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 9, 2011 at 10:47 PM, Gary ?wrote:
>> I'm having issues getting SSHD working on Windows Server 2003 64 bit.
>> I've properly installed SSHD as a service but I receive the following
>> error when starting the service from 'services.msc':
>> 'The SSHD service on Local Computer started and then stopped.? Some
>> services stop automatically if they have no work to do, for example,
>> The Performance Logs and Alerts service'.
>> Also when I execute the following 'net start sshd' from the cygwin
>> terminal I receive the following:
>> 'The SSHD service is starting.? The SSHD service could not be started.
>> ?The service did not report an error'.
>> Anything would help, thanks!
> You need to check the event log (application and/or system).
> Csaba
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Gary Phelps

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