X2Go Bug report logs - #1156
SSH daemon could not be started

version graph

Package: x2goclient; Maintainer for x2goclient is X2Go Developers <x2go-dev@lists.x2go.org>; Source for x2goclient is src:x2goclient.

Reported by: John Cobo <john.cobo@gmail.com>

Date: Thu, 16 Mar 2017 12:40:02 UTC

Severity: normal

Tags: pending

Fixed in version

Done: X2Go Release Manager X2Go Release Manager <git-admin@x2go.org>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

Full log

Message #24 received at 1156@bugs.x2go.org (full text, mbox, reply):

Received: (at 1156) by bugs.x2go.org; 13 Feb 2018 11:38:49 +0000
From yk+bug+x2go@64.re  Tue Feb 13 12:38:39 2018
X-Spam-Checker-Version: SpamAssassin 3.4.1 (2015-04-28) on
X-Spam-Status: No, score=0.8 required=3.0 tests=BAYES_50 autolearn=ham
	autolearn_force=no version=3.4.1
Received: from localhost (localhost [])
	by ymir.das-netzwerkteam.de (Postfix) with ESMTP id 84CD05DAEB
	for <1156@bugs.x2go.org>; Tue, 13 Feb 2018 12:38:39 +0100 (CET)
X-Virus-Scanned: Debian amavisd-new at ymir.das-netzwerkteam.de
Received: from ymir.das-netzwerkteam.de ([])
	by localhost (ymir.das-netzwerkteam.de []) (amavisd-new, port 10024)
	with ESMTP id zi7Yt-56QI2n for <1156@bugs.x2go.org>;
	Tue, 13 Feb 2018 12:34:16 +0100 (CET)
X-Greylist: delayed 1680 seconds by postgrey-1.35 at ymir.das-netzwerkteam.de; Tue, 13 Feb 2018 12:34:15 CET
Received: from slow1-d.mail.gandi.net (slow1-d.mail.gandi.net [])
	by ymir.das-netzwerkteam.de (Postfix) with ESMTP id F080A5DACF
	for <1156@bugs.x2go.org>; Tue, 13 Feb 2018 12:34:15 +0100 (CET)
Received: from relay4-d.mail.gandi.net (relay4-d.mail.gandi.net [])
	by slow1-d.mail.gandi.net (Postfix) with ESMTP id 64300487AA7
	for <1156@bugs.x2go.org>; Tue, 13 Feb 2018 11:50:35 +0100 (CET)
Received: from zsxc (pt.64.re [])
	(Authenticated sender: mx@64.re)
	by relay4-d.mail.gandi.net (Postfix) with ESMTPSA id 1E9FD17209C
	for <1156@bugs.x2go.org>; Tue, 13 Feb 2018 11:50:32 +0100 (CET)
Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2018 11:50:31 +0100
From: yk+bug+x2go@64.re
To: 1156@bugs.x2go.org
Subject: Re: [X2Go-Dev] Bug#1156: SSH daemon could not be started
Message-ID: <20180213115031.48f4931a.mx@64.re>
In-Reply-To: <ae94a4e0-4b91-8ffe-f582-05bf2b738361@gmail.com>
References: <ae94a4e0-4b91-8ffe-f582-05bf2b738361@gmail.com>
X-Mailer: Claws Mail 3.15.1-dirty (GTK+ 2.24.32; x86_64-redhat-linux-gnu)
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=US-ASCII
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
On Mon, 29 Jan 2018 13:55:07 +0100
Gromit <gromit8192@gmail.com> wrote:
> Had this same problem under Windows 10.
> Started x2goclient.debug --debug and it showed me that the
> permissions for the ssh_host_rsa_key are too open (0770).
> Installed cygwin to check these permissions under windows and the
> user- and groupname where the same username. The rights where 700.
> Somehow the rights for the group where inherited from the user when
> they have the same owner/group-name.
> Fixed it by changing the group for ssh_host_rsa_key from the username
> to 'Users' under cygwin.

Thanks so much for this workaround!

I can confirm that I am experiencing the exact same issue on all the
Windows 10 installations at work, and that the workaround is working.

Send a report that this bug log contains spam.

X2Go Developers <owner@bugs.x2go.org>. Last modified: Sun Sep 27 06:02:47 2020; Machine Name: ymir.das-netzwerkteam.de

X2Go Bug tracking system

Debbugs is free software and licensed under the terms of the GNU Public License version 2. The current version can be obtained from https://bugs.debian.org/debbugs-source/.

Copyright © 1999 Darren O. Benham, 1997,2003 nCipher Corporation Ltd, 1994-97 Ian Jackson, 2005-2017 Don Armstrong, and many other contributors.