problem running ssh-keygen in Solaris 8 x86

Tue Feb 26 13:53:50 EST 2002

I am using openssh-3.0.2p1 and openssl-0.9.6b.
Any problems with such a combination?

-----Original Message-----
From: Ben Lindstrom [mailto:mouring at]
Sent: Tuesday, February 26, 2002 10:11 AM
To: Frank Cusack
Cc: MATTHEW TAN, CUSSID; 'openssh-unix-dev at'
Subject: Re: problem running ssh-keygen in Solaris 8 x86

On Mon, 25 Feb 2002, Frank Cusack wrote:

> On Tue, Feb 26, 2002 at 10:24:10AM +0800, MATTHEW TAN, CUSSID wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I encountered the following when i run the below command on my Solaris 8
> > box:
> > #ssh-keygen -t rsa1 -f /usr/local/etc/ssh_host_key -N ""
> >
> > I got the following error:
> > Segmentation fault - core dumped
> >
> > Does anyone have any idea what is wrong? I am using pre-compiled
> > downloaded from
> Asked and answered.
> Stack trace would be useful.  And/or 'truss -u' output, if trimmed well.

Majority of the time I've seen this it is due to problems with mismatch
OpenSSL/OpenSSH or badly compiled OpenSSL.

- Ben

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