Originally Posted by twobob
You should remove the "gateway" field (unless you intend to use the Kindle to forward your PC packets for you).
But that does not fix the (if true) case of the missing dropbear files.
Why not try telnet?
If that gets scrubbed from the file system, then it may be time to start editing that md5sum manifest file to include our choice of add-ons (and/or find a better place to put them in the file system).