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Cannot complete SSH login. Login process stops after Escape character is '^@]'

Last modified: Thursday, January 24, 2013 12:28 AM

PROBLEM DESCRIPTION

When connecting to the remote host via SSH, you get stuck at the following last line:

Xshell 3.0 (Build 0267)
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Type `help' to learn how to use Xshell prompt.
Xshell:> 
Connecting to 211.238.15.55:10077...
Connection established.
Escape character is '^@]'.



RESOLUTION

This problem may occur when Xshell has the "Don't allocate a pseudo-terminal' option enabled. This option allows Xshell to run as tunneling only mode. To disable this option:

1. Open session properties 
2. Click on the SSH menu
3. Clear the "Don't allocate a pseudo-terminal" option



AFFECTED SOFTWARE

Xshell 2.0, Xshell 3.0