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Forum: General 10-17-2019, 08:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 101
Posted By dverbern
Red face Here is the solution I eventually came up with,...

Here is the solution I eventually came up with, it's using PowerShell and the VRAlib COM Object that is available to VShell users. My scripting skills aren't amazing and what follows is a heavily...
Forum: General 10-14-2019, 05:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 101
Posted By dverbern
G'day Jake! I was just about to update my...

G'day Jake!

I was just about to update my ticket to say exactly that, that the actual negotiated KEX, ciphers, etc, seems to not be part of the VRALib object.

I've been able to successfully...
Forum: General 10-14-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 101
Posted By dverbern
[RESOLVED] Van Dyke and scripting - capturing connection authentication attributes?

** UPDATE **

I've achieved what I wanted by using PowerShell and the VRALib COM object, part of VShell. I found I was able to use regular expressions to read the important lines from the debug...
Forum: General 10-01-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 133
Posted By dverbern
Unhappy Too many authentication failures for xxx

I am using VShell 4.4.3 (x64 build 1966) on a Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 host. One of the connections to a 3rd party we engage in via SFTP using VShell is failing, giving the following error in...
Forum: General 09-01-2019, 08:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 303
Posted By dverbern
Can a 3rd party capable of only FTP connect to VShell with suitable Subconfiguration?

I've got a 3rd party needing to connect to our VShell and they appear to only be capable of FTP. They would be providing local credentials on our system to connect, that's the extent of the...
Forum: General 08-05-2019, 06:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 932
Posted By dverbern
Unhappy Help! Repeat error in VShell logs - Connection from an IP rejected due to filter err

I require some help - I am using VShell x64 v4.04.
For the past few days in the VShell logs, I have seen the following repeat error, which redacted is:

VShellSSH2 conn {SomeNumbers} IP address...
Forum: General 08-01-2019, 04:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,127
Posted By dverbern
Hi Brenda, Thanks for testing, must be an...

Hi Brenda,

Thanks for testing, must be an issue limited to this older version we have. You're right, there may be benefits in us upgrading. I'm actually not certain how to proceed with an...
Forum: General 07-31-2019, 09:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,127
Posted By dverbern
Thank you Brenda, I would appreciate an answer,...

Thank you Brenda, I would appreciate an answer, only because I've had some experiences of seemingly being unable to contact some 3rd parties via IP or hostname, then sometimes a short time later, I...
Forum: General 07-30-2019, 10:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,127
Posted By dverbern
VShell Connection Filter - what exactly does "Test filter" do?

Using VShell 4.04. Within Connection Filter screen, at bottom there is a "Test filter" area, where I can input either an IP or hostname and hit a "Test..." button. Today we've had a situation where...
Forum: General 07-26-2019, 01:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 569
Posted By dverbern
Connection Filter, Hostnames vs IPs

I'm sorry if this subject has been discussed at length and I'm happy to be forwarded to a link where this has happened.

The Networks team at my company, with whom I liaise frequently on Change...
Forum: General 07-26-2019, 12:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 418
Posted By dverbern
Confused between HostKey and Public/Private key

I'm embarrassed to admit that despite reading through several articles on public key encrytion and the benefits of hostkey as a protection against man-in-the-middle attacks, I'm still unclear whether...
Forum: General 07-22-2019, 11:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 417
Posted By dverbern
Log activity in VShell Monitor?

Hello. I'm using VShell v4.04. I like having the VShell Monitor applicatoin, whereby I can see active connectoins in real-time. But other than these events being logged deeply along with other...
Forum: Scripting 07-09-2019, 05:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 865
Posted By dverbern
Hi Brenda, No problems. In this instance, I...

Hi Brenda,

No problems. In this instance, I decided to utilise an existing installation of WinSCP on our SFTP server, taking advantage of the WinSCP .NET Assembly and COM Library to use with...
Forum: Scripting 07-08-2019, 04:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 865
Posted By dverbern
In this instance, the regex I have come up with...

In this instance, the regex I have come up with is as follows:

^MDFFL\d+GLOBALM_YARRAVALLE.csv.zip$
Forum: Scripting 07-07-2019, 06:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 865
Posted By dverbern
Automating VSFTP (VShell) - Prefer PowerShell, VBScript also OK

Hello,

I'm an absolute newbie who knows the basics of how to use VShell (VSFTP) via the command-line and is looking to automate via a script the following:

1. Connect to a remote host (w/key,...
Forum: File Transfer 07-03-2019, 08:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,385
Posted By dverbern
Hi Brenda, Normally I'd agree, that I should...

Hi Brenda,

Normally I'd agree, that I should just find how the VSFTP is being called from my software and make sure I can introduce another parameter.

The problem is, I didn't write the...
Forum: File Transfer 07-02-2019, 07:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,385
Posted By dverbern
Brenda, I've checked with the 3rd party whose...

Brenda, I've checked with the 3rd party whose SFTP server I was connecting to - they confirm their environment supports Sftp Versions 1 through 7, but have no means to make versioning exceptions per...
Forum: File Transfer 07-02-2019, 07:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,385
Posted By dverbern
Talking EXCELLENT! Brenda! With that switch added on,...

EXCELLENT! Brenda! With that switch added on, "--sftp-version 3", I am now able to navigate folders on the remote host! Fantastic!

Now the trick will be how I can fold this explicit switch into...
Forum: File Transfer 07-02-2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,385
Posted By dverbern
Hi Brenda, thanks for your reply, I'll try adding...

Hi Brenda, thanks for your reply, I'll try adding that version switch and get back to you with results!
Forum: File Transfer 07-01-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 777
Posted By dverbern
I think I have resolved my own issue. I did the...

I think I have resolved my own issue.
I did the following:

1. Took the original PuTTY-format key file that vendor provided to me and loaded it in PuTTY Key Generator. Entered passphrase for the...
Forum: File Transfer 07-01-2019, 08:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,385
Posted By dverbern
I've made some progress, I've converted the...

I've made some progress, I've converted the vendor-supplied public key from PuTTY format to OpenSSH format to play nicely with VSFTP and I've now got a command-line syntax working and connecting to...
Forum: File Transfer 07-01-2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,385
Posted By dverbern
Hi Brenda, Thanks for your prompt response. ...

Hi Brenda,

Thanks for your prompt response.
I don't actually know the exact way VSFTP is being called, because I'm using it as part of a larger SFTP automation toolkit called Hedwig, but when I...
Forum: File Transfer 07-01-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 777
Posted By dverbern
Sorry, that event viewer error was from our...

Sorry, that event viewer error was from our custom software, the native VSFTP error seems to be the same as before:

Public key authentication error.
Could not load the public key from the private...
Forum: File Transfer 07-01-2019, 07:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 777
Posted By dverbern
Thank you Brenda for your prompt response. Good...

Thank you Brenda for your prompt response.
Good to know the newer versions supports PuTTY format key.

I've loaded the PuTTY format private key in PuTTY Key Generator, entered the key's passphrase...
Forum: File Transfer 07-01-2019, 12:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 777
Posted By dverbern
Unhappy Public key authentication error -- Unknown file format

I admit to being pretty stressed and confused at the moment, so apologies.

I'm using VSFTP (VShell) over the command-line. I'm providing options like "-i" and specifying a path in double-quotes...
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