[Bug 1162] Inappropriate sequence of syslog messages

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Wed Mar 8 00:04:51 EST 2006


------- Comment #2 from dtucker at zip.com.au  2006-03-08 00:04 -------
(From update of attachment 1080)
>-                       debug("Bind to port %s on %s.", strport, ntop);

These things are only debugs and are intended to describe what it's about to
(and thus the source of any immediately subsequent errors).

>-                       logit("Server listening on %s port %s.", ntop, strport);
>                        if (listen(listen_sock, SSH_LISTEN_BACKLOG) < 0)
>                                fatal("listen: %.100s", strerror(errno));
>+                       else
>+                               logit("Server listening on %s port %s.", ntop, strport);

The problem with doing that is that if it fails you now don't know which of the
ports that the listen failed on (remember, there can be more than one).

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