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ssh into remote solaris box not giving CLI prompt

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two remote servers running same version of ssh:

Sun_SSH_1.1, SSH protocols 1.5/2.0, OpenSSL 0x0090700f
OS ver: SunOS host1 5.9 Generic_118558-25 sun4u sparc SUNW,UltraAX-i2

I am able to log into one, but not into another....
error i am getting is: on the 'bad' server I am not getting the unix prompt. I am not sure why?can someone help?

posted May 22, 2013 by anonymous

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This is not an error message and nor is it a description of the problem - you've stated two things that are not happening, but not what *is* happening. What does happen when you try to connect to the 'bad' server? Presuming you are sshing from Ubuntu, you can use the -v switch multiple times to increase the verbosity:

ssh -vvv user@host 

Since you have, with the other server, verified that your client is working I'd be minded to contact the administrator of the server you can't get into and have them look into this - it's likely that that's
where the problem is.

answer May 23, 2013 by anonymous
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