Running SSH on Cygwin

Jeff Sturm
Mon Sep 21 07:09:00 GMT 1998

Neil Bright wrote:
> While I'm on the subject...  sshd works nicely, with the exception that
> when starting it as a service (instructions taken from Sergey's web page
> about inetd) from the Control Panel/Services thingie, NT claims that the
> service could not be started, when it is actually running fine.
> Any NT gurus out there have any idea what is going on?

Unless you start inetd in debug mode, the parent will fork and exit,
which SCM may interpret as a premature exit.  Probably it won't appear
as a running service, and you won't be able to stop it either.

Jeff Sturm
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