Posts Tagged ‘ssh’

Cygwin sshd CYGWIN environment variable

March 21, 2012

I usually follow this howto to setting up an sshd server on Windows through cygwin, ’cause I can never remember all the gotchas. Unfortunately there is one item out of date. The CYGWIN environment variable should be set to ntsec only.

To fix this I followed the instructions in this useful post. Involves changing registry settings.