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

Damien Miller djm at
Wed Mar 14 22:45:42 EST 2001

On Tue, 13 Mar 2001, Greg A. Woods wrote:

> > sftp _is_ total independeny of SSH and runs portable across
> > all generic transport protocols.
> Well, maybe, but sftp, at least in SSH, currently relies on the
> "built-in subsystem" feature.
> I'm sure you could rip it out and make it stand alone (eg. work over
> rsh), but hmmm... wouldn't doing so also make it independent of the
> "built-in subsystem" in SSH?  Duh!  So yes:

It is not a matter of "ripping" anything out - sftp is already
completely independant.


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