CygWin / Sshd / ssh-keygen hangs

Andrey Repin
Wed May 6 14:50:32 GMT 2020

Greetings, Cezar Damian!

Please don't top-post in this list.

>> When trying to run ssh-keygen or sshd from Cygwin bash both of them are
>> hanging.

>> Wehave the following configuration :
>>    - CygWin – latest version
>>    - Openssh – latest available version
>>    - OS – W10 running in a VMWare environment

>> When attaching with gdb to the process, I can see that ssh-keygen threads
>> are waiting for something ( see below ) and the program is blocked in
>> pthread_setspecific ().

> Could it be that the fact that W10 is in a VMWare has some impact on cygWin ?

It could be.

Though, I'm using VirtualBox myself and I haven't experienced such issue.

With best regards,
Andrey Repin
Wednesday, May 6, 2020 17:48:56

Sorry for my terrible english...

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