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Re: TortoisePlink.exe always crashes on ssh+svn checkout attempts (Windows 8 x64)

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 30 Nov 2013 10:23:44 +0100

On 29.11.2013 18:14, Ben Johnson wrote:

> That's a good idea.
> Indeed, PuTTY's native "plink.exe" (version 0.63) works correctly.
> Pasting the exact same command to "TortoisePlink.exe" causes the
> application to crash.
> Just for giggles, I replaced "TortoisePlink.exe" with PuTTY's
> "plink.exe" (and renamed the latter to match the former) and TSVN no
> longer crashes. Instead, it pops-up a COM window for TortoisePlink.exe,
> which says, "Server refused our key", which is expected, as I
> authenticate with a password and not a key.

question is now, why does it even send a key? I guess that's why TPlink
crashes (doesn't handle the error well).

> I realize that there must be differences between the stock PuTTY exe and
> TSVN's version of it, so this isn't a "fix", but it does demonstrate
> that something seems to be awry in the TSVN version.
> Thanks for the suggestion; what's the next step in finding a solution?

I would have to find the bug, but to do that I need a way to reproduce
the problem. TPlink does not crash with my test setup. So maybe you can
set up a test repo for me which I can access?


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