Error: Permission denied, please try again.

Richard June rjune at
Sat May 13 00:21:16 EST 2000

configure with --md5-passwords, or use the source rpms.

On Fri, 12 May 2000, Mike Weaver wrote:

> Greetings:  I hope it is okay to post this here.  I have RedHat 6.1 on
> Intel.  I believe I followed the instructions correctly.
> Everything seemed to compile without errors but when I try to log in I get
> the above error - any advice?  I've poked through the FAQ and man pages with
> no luck.
> Thanks for any and all replies,
> Mike
> [root at ghana openssh-2.1.0]# ssh -v -l mweaver ghana
> SSH Version OpenSSH-2.1, protocol versions 1.5/2.0.
> Compiled with SSL (0x0090581f).
> debug: Reading configuration data /usr/local/etc/ssh_config
> debug: Applying options for *
> debug: Seeding random number generator
> debug: ssh_connect: getuid 0 geteuid 0 anon 0
> debug: Connecting to ghana port 22.
> debug: Seeding random number generator
> debug: Allocated local port 949.
> debug: Connection established.
> debug: Remote protocol version 1.99, remote software version OpenSSH-2.1
> debug: Local version string SSH-1.5-OpenSSH-2.1
> debug: Waiting for server public key.
> debug: Received server public key (768 bits) and host key (1024 bits).
> debug: Host '' is known and matches the RSA host key.
> debug: Seeding random number generator
> debug: Encryption type: 3des
> debug: Sent encrypted session key.
> debug: Installing crc compensation attack detector.
> debug: Received encrypted confirmation.
> debug: Doing password authentication.
> mweaver at's password:
> Permission denied, please try again.
> mweaver at's password:

More information about the openssh-unix-dev mailing list