Status of SSH 2.0 protocol support?

John Hardin johnh at
Tue May 2 10:36:39 EST 2000

Markus Friedl wrote:
> On Mon, May 01, 2000 at 03:02:03PM -0700, John Hardin wrote:
> > Just to bring everyone up to date, could we get a report on the status
> > of support for the 2.x protocol?
> why do you want SSH2?

Doesn't it address the security shortcomings in SSH1? Also, we're
looking at interoperability with a commercial product that may only
support SSH2.

> > The home page says "next major release"
> next major release of OpenBSD, i.e. OpenBSD 2.7

Ah! Okay, that makes sense.

> you can get OpenSSH w/ proto 1 and 2 support from the openbsd cvs right now. the currently stable OpenSSH (1.2.3) or in a developer's release?

        John Hardin
        Internal Systems Administrator
        Apropos Retail Management Systems, Inc.
        <johnh at>

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