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Any idea what would case the error The user <> does not have any roots specified; the channel is being closed when I login to an SFTP site.

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My password expired and rather than informing me of this fact, the server kicked out the "user does not have any root specified message". Go figure!

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Seems like a permissions problem. Check to see if the user has access rights to their "root" or "home" folder.

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