Subject: Re: ssh hangs for a while waiting to connect
To: None <>
From: Andrew Basterfield <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 03/05/2002 21:30:51
On Tue, 5 Mar 2002 13:16:18 -0800
"David S." <> wrote:

> > If I ssh the NetBSD box's IPv4 DNS name on the NetBSD machine it
> > connects within 5 seconds. 
> Have you tried forcing 'ssh' to use IPv4 addresses only, with "ssh -4
> ..."?

Yes I have, it makes no difference.

The machines have different IPv4 and IPv6 DNS names so a lookup/reverse
lookup on the IPv4 name will return only IPv4 information.


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