On Sun, Apr 5, 2009 at 2:59 AM, John Almberg <jalmb...@identry.com> wrote: > Blast... my beautiful FreeBSD servers were rudely switched off when my data > had a power outage a couple hours ago. They restored power about 30 minutes > later, and one box came up no problem. > > The other has a login prompt on the serial console, but my login does not > work. I get a "Login incorrect" message, even though the username/password > is correct. >
Can you log in as *any* user? Even root login fails? > When I try to SSH into the box, I get this (server name changed): > > $ ssh u...@example.com -p 48420 > ssh: connect to host example.com port 48420: Connection refused > > In other words, I seem to be locked out. > > I don't want to do anything drastic without having a good idea what I'm > doing. Any suggestions, much appreciated. > What was the previous (estimated) uptime on the machine? In other words, did you change something and not/forget to restart the service? Have you tried ssh-ing to port 22 to see if the setting was changed back to default? Are there any other services on this box? If so, are they running? -- Glen Barber _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"