Control-c not work under openssh?

Garrick James garrick at
Tue Jul 18 09:54:04 EST 2000

On Mon, 17 Jul 2000, Irving Popovetsky wrote:

> I am seeing the exact same thing, on all of the versions of Solaris
> (2.6,2.7,2.8) that we have running here.  No problems on my Linux or *BSD
> boxen. 
> To clarify, when I ssh to a box running OpenSSH (any ssh client will do),
> and then from the OpenSSH box attempt to ssh to anywhere else,  it will
> not catch SIGINT properly.

So you only see this problem when you ssh to box A and then from box A ssh
to box B (with the interrupt catching on box B broken)?

I see the problem on box A (no need to ssh to box B before I see the

> I think I've narrowed it down to some possibly faulty SIGINT catching in
> readpass.c, and am toying with some ideas.   But I haven't figured
> anything out yet. 
> I have truss output if anyone wants it.
> -Irving

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