ssh - cannot log in

Timothy Murphy tim at
Thu Jun 28 22:14:01 UTC 2007

Frank Cox wrote:

> On Thu, 28 Jun 2007 13:34:15 +0100
> Timothy Murphy <tim at> wrote:
>> Is it conceivable that your problem has nothing to do with IP addresses,
>> and is because of a bad (eg old) entry in ~/.ssh/known_hosts ?
> That will give you an error message about "possible attack".

I guess so.
I actually have buttons to ssh to local machines,
and so get no error message in such a case -
ssh just fails.

But it was only a thought that there might be a simpler explanation.

Timothy Murphy  
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