ssh within lan, bidirectional, causes Linksys wireless router to hiccough

Karl F. Larsen klarsen1 at
Fri Jan 23 13:25:23 UTC 2009

Alan E. Davis wrote:
> I connected to another machine on the same wireless router by ssh.  Then
> from that machine, I did "scp <filename> ... " back to the machine I am
> connecting from.  This clobbered the wireless router.
    Maybe not. You need to use not scp <filename> but you need a lot of 
key letters with scp.

    I use cp <filename> .. and it seems to work.


>   Unplugging the router
> and modem got things back to normal.
> I like the ability to move files around on the LAN side of the wireless
> setup.  Is there something I need to know more about to do this?
> I would very much appreciate hearing from a networking guru about this.  At
> that point I have other questions about connecting between a hardwired
> connection to my school network, and a machine plugged in to the same
> network, but behind a linksys wireless router by dhcp.  Is it possible to
> connect them?
> Thank you


	Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
	Linux User
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