OpenSSH/ls locks term

Damien Miller djm at
Thu Oct 25 10:48:16 EST 2001

On Wed, 24 Oct 2001, Jason McKay wrote:

> Running "ls" on a large directory (/usr/bin) locks the term when using
> protocol 2.0.  A tilde works to escape the session.  
> Client: OpenSSH_2.9p2 on NetBSD
> Server: OpenSSH_2.3.0 on FreeBSD
> Output of ssh -v <FreeBSD host>:

This output is not complete - it doesn't even complete authentication.


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