[Bug 2563] ssh bash -c drops arguments of the first command send to the remote.

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Damien Miller <djm at mindrot.org> changed:

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--- Comment #4 from Damien Miller <djm at mindrot.org> ---
(In reply to Pascal Bourguignon from comment #3)
 > The whole situation is messy, and I definitely think that ssh should
> either concatenate the arguments to make a single command to be
> executed remotely, or it should signal an error when it's given
> additionnal arguments, instead of forwarding them to the remote side
> to be processed in ways that are not very strictly controlled,
> documented or well known.

Unfortunately we're about 20 years too late to make changes to ssh's
argument handling. Doing so now would break a very large number of
working setups.

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