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Error w/ SFTP connection

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http://www.unix.com – When trying to connect using sftp with key authentication, we are getting this error message. $ sftp [email protected]#2222 Connecting to [email protected]#2222... ssh: [email protected]: Hostname and service name not provided or found Connection closed Regarding the error message: Hostname and service name not provided or found This mainly has to do with DNS being not set up properly.. We were able to successfully ping the hostname prior to adding the hostname to /etc/hosts & /etc/resolv.conf, so it must not really be a DNS issue. Given this, we thi (HowTos)