Question

SSH freezes in terminal

Posted June 7, 2014 10.4k views
I can use ssh in browser, but when I trying to do it from my terminal, I got a freeze with this code: https://gist.github.com/gambala/69b1d8d431875c6aef49 Problem isn't in droplet because it works from another computer My OS is linux Mint 14, zsh shell, RoR droplet stack.

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UPDATED: special ssh console (not terminal) in RubyMine is working. But terminal isn't.
I've faced the same trouble.

This is happening to me too. Furthermore, while transferring many files (all files from a Jekyll[1] build), scp transfer will run until a point, then hang and stop. I can’t finish the transfer of many small files.

[1] http://jekyllrb.com/

Same issue here on Terminal 2.5 + OSX 10.10.1. I don’t have this issue SSHing into any other machine - the issue is just with my droplet. It doesn’t freeze immediately for me, but when I leave the terminal alone it reliably freezes after a timeout.

Edit: I found this article, which solved the issue for me: shapeshed.com/preventyoursshconnectionfrom_freezing

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