Trying to build OpenSSH-2.1.0 on HP-UX 10.20

Andre Lucas andre.lucas at
Wed May 10 23:25:13 EST 2000

Lutz Jaenicke wrote:
> On Wed, May 10, 2000 at 12:29:13PM +0100, Andre Lucas wrote:
> No problem. I just fired the daemon up and had a look. Consider that
> rlogin is not allowed at our site and telnet is only open "just in case
> sshd dies" (which actually never happened to me), so everybody uses ssh.
> I would have to increase the size of the /var partition :-)


> The startup problem _is_ significant. I don't know about your setup.
> In my case all connections are done with ssh. Additionally, several
> servers run Apache/Mod_SSL (might want to query EGD); all run
> Postfix/TLS (will query) EGD.
> So the risk of draining EGD and either get failures (because no entropy
> is obtained) or hangs (because we have to wait for entropy) is a bit high.
> I tend to push software via sdist (rdist over an ssh channel) to a lot
> of machines at once :-)

Sure. ssh-1.2.27 doesn't delay because it only runs seven commands. I
think more is better but obviously the delay is a pain. I just saw it
running on my colleague's old sparc5, and there was a five-second pause
running ssh. It felt longer.


> Best regards,
>         Lutz
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