[maemo-users] [maemo-users] using ssh/dropbear?

From: D. R. Evans doc.evans at gmail.com
Date: Wed Nov 22 20:00:26 EET 2006
Marius Gedminas said the following at 11/22/2006 10:47 AM :
> On Wed, Nov 22, 2006 at 10:26:18AM -0700, D. R. Evans wrote:
>> a. I am running the very latest firmware, installed a couple of days ago.
>> b. I have downloaded the dropbear ssh client/server package. There were no
>> errors during installation.
>> So now I have two very simple (and obvious) questions:
>> 1. How do I start the ssh server?
> I've never tried Dropbear.  I've installed OpenSSH, and the server
> starts up automatically.

Hmmm... didn't notice that openssh was available. Maybe I'll switch to that
if I can't get dropbear working by the end of the day.

>> 2. How do I start the client?
> By running 'ssh hostname' in a Terminal, I would assume.

It's always dangerous to assume :-)

In other words: no, that doesn't work.

>> And there's also question 1a: how do I tell the N770 to start the server
>> each time when it reboots?
> This is done automatically by the OpenSSH package.  I would expect
> Dropbear to do the same.

Yeah, I expected that too, but it doesn't.


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