PUTTY Not Working

Discussion in 'Server Operation' started by mphayesuk, Feb 7, 2006.

  1. mphayesuk

    mphayesuk Member HowtoForge Supporter

    Hi I have putty on windows and I am trying to connect to my server. The connection is made I enter my details

    login as: root
    Using keyboard-interactive authentication.

    and then it hangs for a minute or two and then I get an error

    "Network error: Software caused connection abort"

    Any idease
  2. falko

    falko Super Moderator Howtoforge Staff

    So PuTTY is working, but something seems to be wrong with your network connection. Anything in the logs in /var/log?

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