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How to Enable ssh/sshd Debugging for Solaris[TM] Secure Shell [ssh(1)] (Doc ID 1022291.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 29, 2020

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 9 GA to 10 8/11 U10 [Release 9.0 to 10.0]
All Platforms


This technical instruction will show how to put ssh (the client command) and sshd (the server daemon) into debug mode in order to troubleshoot authorization and connection problems. This debug output will be requested by Oracle/Sun technical support agents for ssh/sshd authorization and connection issues when opening service requests.


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