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Re: [vox-tech] sshd error - help

  • Subject: Re: [vox-tech] sshd error - help
  • From: Henry House <hajhouse@houseag.cMAPSom>
  • Date: Sat, 14 Apr 2001 11:28:20 -0700
  • References: 20010414113835.A32182@dirac.org

On Sat, Apr 14, 2001 at 11:38:35AM -0700, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> i'm getting this error when i start the daemon:
>    # /etc/init.d/ssh start
>    Starting OpenBSD Secure Shell server: sshd
>    Disabling protocol version 2. Could not load host key.
> does anyone know how to fix this?   do i have to generate a new host key
> somehow?   how do i do that?

Protocol versions 1 and 2 use different host keys. You need to run ssh-keygen with -t 
rsa or -t dsa for a protocol 2 key or ssh-keygen -t rsa1 for a protocol 1 key. The 
result goes in /etc/ssh_host_dsa_key.
Henry House
OpenPGP key available from http://hajhouse.org/hajhouse.asc

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