host: Linux i686 2.6.5-gentoo
client: wxppro (new computer)
Authentication log (see session log for details):
Using username "root".
No supported authentication methods left to try!
Connection has been unexpectedly closed. Server sent command exit status 0.
I CAN connect with Putty as 'root' but can NOT connect with WS, even as user.
I have removed and reinstalled several times, including registry entries left by uninstall. Each time I accepted proposed key.
I have run the following on the host:
ssh-keygen -t rsa -f /etc/ssh/ssh_host_rsa_key
ssh-keygen -t dsa -f /etc/ssh/ssh_host_dsa_key
WinSCP log from latest attempt after reinstall:
. WinSCP Version 3.4.2 (Build 197)
. Login time: Sunday, June 20, 2004 1:22:59 PM
. Session name: firstname.lastname@example.org
. Host name: 192.168.0.7 (Port: 22)
. User name: root (Password: Yes, Key file: No)
. Transfer Protocol: SFTP
. SSH protocol version: 2; Compression: No
. Agent forwarding: No; TIS/CryptoCard: No; KI: Yes
. Ciphers: aes,blowfish,3des,WARN,des; Ssh2DES: No
. Ping interval: 60 sec (0 = off); Timeout: 15 sec
. SSH Bugs: -,-,-,-,-,-,-,-,
. Proxy: none
. Return code variable: Autodetect; Lookup user groups: Yes
. Shell: default, EOL: 0
. Local directory: default, Remote directory: home, Update: No, Cache: Yes
. Clear aliases: Yes, Unset nat.vars: Yes, Resolve symlinks: Yes
. Alias LS: No, Ign LS warn: Yes, Scp1 Comp: No
. Looking up host "192.168.0.7"
. Connecting to 192.168.0.7 port 22
. Server version: SSH-2.0-OpenSSH_3.7.1p2
. We claim version: SSH-2.0-WinSCP-release-18.104.22.168
. Using SSH protocol version 2
. Doing Diffie-Hellman group exchange
. Doing Diffie-Hellman key exchange
. Asking user:
. The server's host key is not cached in the registry. You have no guarantee that the server is the computer you think it is. The server's key fingerprint is: ssh-rsa 1024 4b:ff:ed:6c:10:85:ab:e0:e6:ea:2b:d9:44:06:9a:9d
. If you trust this host, press Yes. To connect without adding host key to the cache, press No. To abandon the connection press Cancel.
. Continue connecting and add host key to the cache? ()
. Host key fingerprint is:
. ssh-rsa 1024 4b:ff:ed:6c:10:85:ab:e0:e6:ea:2b:d9:44:06:9a:9d
. Initialised AES-256 client->server encryption
. Initialised AES-256 server->client encryption
! Using username "root".
. Server prompt (Password: )
! Access denied
. Access denied
! No supported authentication methods left to try!
. No supported authentications offered. Disconnecting
* (ESshFatal) Authentication failed.
* Authentication log (see session log for details):
* Using username "root".
* Access denied
* No supported authentication methods left to try!
* Connection has been unexpectedly closed. Server sent command exit status 0.
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