Can not SSH anymore

Yaroslav Halchenko at
Sat Jul 26 00:00:54 CEST 2008

try on freerunner:
ifdown usb0
ifup usb0
(then route shouldn't be empty any longer)
on computer:
restart usb interface 

and be happy

On Fri, 25 Jul 2008, JohnMKlein wrote:

> I am a 70 year old Linux newbie

> Used Linux cd on windows.

> Was "sshing" had logged in manually to get setup several days ago.

> Than switched to windows putty & winscp. Learning- doing and getting 
> along fine.

> I way over reached in code mucking. Now only way I can get in is using 
> terminal mode on freerunner

> Below info maybe be helpful to anyone who can help me.

>  From (my computer running cd Linux) # ping -I usb0 we get 
> message "Host Unreachable"

> When I run iwconfig from freerunner terminal get the following:
> "lo no wireless extensions
> usb0 no wireless extensions
> eth0 Ar6000 802.11g……….."

> "/sbin/route" from freerunner gives me no ip addresses at all.

> I do have the full qwerty keyboard on freerunner so I can in theory 
> enter all characters needed if I don't shake too much.
> So if I could get my "ssh" back I'd be a happy camper. Cheers John

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