I startup the cygwin bash prompt using the batch script but there is no ssh command. How do I setup an SSH client in cygwin64?
openssh package (containing both the OpenSSH server and client software) is not part of Cygwin's minimal base packages. The same
setup-x86_64.exe for installing and updating Cygwin itself is used for installing individual packages such as
Click on the
setup-x86_64.exe and then click next till you reach to the Select packages menu.
In the search do the following:
opensshin the search box
- It will search for openssh > click on Net package > click on skip > check the two boxes that pop up.
- Click on next till you finish the install
- Search for
cygwinand then right click it and "Run as Administrator"
sshcommand in the command line of cygwin
- You will see something similar to the following: