Attempting to scp from an NT workstation to an NT server

Duncan Yun
Thu May 13 09:17:00 GMT 1999

I'm trying to use scp to copy a file from an NT workstation to an NT
server via scp but from what I see , scp on NT does not work.  Please
help me debugging this problem.  Here are my debugging text.

>>>Command executed on client (NT Workstation 4.0)
scp1 -vqS \ssh\usr\local\bin\ssh1.exe cygwin1.dll

>>>Debug session from client
<stuff deleted>...
client: Allocated local port 1023
client: Connecting to port 22.
client: Connection established.
client: Remote protocol version 1.5, remote software version 1.2.26
client: Waiting for server public key.
client: Received server public key (768 bits) and host key (1024 bits).
client: Host '' is known and matches the host key.
client: Initializing random; seed file /home/peter/.ssh/random_seed
client: Encryption type: idea
client: Sent encrypted session key.
client: Installing crc compensation attack detector.
client: Received encrypted confirmation.
client: Remote: Server does not permit empty password login.
client: No agent.
client: Doing password authentication.
peter@'s password: *******
client: Sending command: scp -v -t /home/peter
log: executing remote command as root: scp -v -t /home/peter
   SSH_CLIENT= 1023 22

Microsoft(R) Windows NT (TM)
client:  Transferred: stdin 0, stdout 275, stderr 0 bytes in 0.7
client:  Bytes per second: stding 0.0, stdout 376.2, stderr 0.0
client:  Exit status 0

Do You Yahoo!?
Free instant messaging and more at

Want to unsubscribe from this list?
Send a message to

More information about the Cygwin mailing list