ssh clients for windows, was: Re: locking up

Sean McMahon smcmahon at
Thu Oct 7 14:16:39 EDT 2004

How about cygwin's port of ssh,  I like it because you don't need
administrative rights to install on an xp-pro system.  There is also secure-crt,
and putty.  You will like the cygwin port the best because it works the same way
as command-line ssh in linux.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Gregory Nowak" <greg at>
To: "Speakup is a screen review system for Linux." <speakup at>
Sent: Thursday, October 07, 2004 10:23 AM
Subject: ssh clients for windows, was: Re: locking up

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> Since we're on this topic, I was over at a friend's house one day, and
> wanted to login to my gnu/linux box. However, he has windows xp, and
> after a bit of searching, I was unable to come up with a free ssh
> client that would run under windows xp. So, does anyone know of a free
> (as in beer, not necessarily as in speech) ssh client that would be
> accessible with window-eyes, and that would run under windows xp for
> when I'm over by his place, or by someone else? I did try teraterm,
> but that doesn't seem to be able to run under windows xp. Thanks.
> Greg
> On Thu, Oct 07, 2004 at 12:22:28PM -0400, Richard Wells wrote:
> > Hi Butch,
> >
> > I use Open SSH when in the Windows environment. It runs as a console
> > application so you will have to use either a Windows screen reader like Jaws
> > that reads those well or a dos screen reader.
> >
> > Contact me off list if you need help either acquiring this terminal
> > application or if you need help setting it up.
> >
> > Thanks
> >
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