SSHD error child_info_fork

Marco Atzeri
Sun May 6 13:39:00 GMT 2018

On 5/6/2018 3:35 PM, Tasslehoff Burrfoot wrote:
> Hi, I recently noticed a problem with sshd on one of my Windows 10 updated
> to the recent 1803 update.
> First of all I'm using cygwin x86 updated to the latest packages, during
> sshd startup I have no errors in the Windows Event Log using services.msc
> or using "cygrunsrv --start sshd", same launching sshd deamon from console.
> I have no firewall blocking connections and the ssh client is connecting
> from a debian host on lan on the same subnet (no networking issues).

If you have a 64bit system you should use the x86_64 bit version

> debug1: match: OpenSSH_6.7p1 Debian-5+deb8u4 pat OpenSSH* compat 0x04000000
> debug1: Local version string SSH-2.0-OpenSSH_7.7
>        0 [main] sshd 11752 child_info_fork::abort:
> C:\cygwin\bin\cygiconv-2.dll: Loaded to different address: parent(0x850000)
> != child(0xED0000)
> fork of unprivileged child failed
> debug1: do_cleanup
> =====================
> Do you have any suggestion?
> Thanks
> Tas

as mentioned here
> Problem reports:

please provide the cygcheck.out

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