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Re: Filezilla fails to connect

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  • mick_nslu2
    Sorry for the noise - I seem to have missed the pointer to also install openssh-sftp-server according to this page:
    Message 1 of 2 , Feb 28, 2009
      Sorry for the noise - I seem to have missed the pointer to also
      install openssh-sftp-server according to this page:

      http://www.nslu2-linux.org/wiki/HowTo/UseOpenSSHForRemoteAccess

      I thought that it was part of openssh, but it seems that it is not.

      --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, "mick_nslu2" <mick_nslu2@...> wrote:
      >
      > Hi All,
      >
      > I am trying to connect to my slug using Filezilla from a MSWindows box
      > and it fails with this error:
      > =============================================
      > Fatal: unable to initialize SFTP on server: could not connect
      > Could not connect to server
      > =============================================
      >
      > /var/log/messages shows this much:
      > =============================================
      > Feb 28 11:31:23 (none) auth.err sshd[1023]: error: Could not get
      > shadow information for root
      > Feb 28 11:31:23 (none) auth.info sshd[1023]: Accepted password for
      > root from 10.10.10.3 port 1364 ssh2
      > Feb 28 11:31:23 (none) auth.info sshd[1023]: subsystem request for sftp
      > Feb 28 11:31:23 (none) auth.err sshd[1023]: error: subsystem: cannot
      > stat /opt/libexec/sftp-server: No such file or directory
      > Feb 28 11:31:23 (none) auth.info sshd[1023]: subsystem request for
      > sftp failed, subsystem not found
      > =============================================
      >
      > Same box succeeds when using PuTTY. Any idea why this happens and if
      > I could fix it?
      > --
      > Regards,
      > Mick
      >
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