OpenSSH/scp ->> F-Secure SSH server Problems

Markus Friedl markus.friedl at
Tue Mar 13 08:24:32 EST 2001

On Sun, Mar 11, 2001 at 10:10:41PM -0500, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> My guess is this is just an excuse to use the "built-in subsystem"
> feature bloat in the secsh protocol.

subsystem is not feature bloat, it's like exec-command, but allows
a level of redirection.

> In this case (i.e. in the case of wanting to "ftp" over SSH) the issue
> is with the stupid user interface.  Naive users are looking for some SSH
> file copying tool that works just like their FTP clients, i.e. where
> they can see a list of files on the server and click/drag/whatever them
> to effect the copy.

have you ever tried the sftp-client?


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