Compact SSH?

Peter Stuge stuge-openssh-unix-dev at
Fri Dec 5 08:33:52 EST 2003

On Thu, Dec 04, 2003 at 10:47:55AM -0800, Thomas DuBuisson wrote:
> I am looking for a micro ssh server/client implementation.  This 
> implementation would have to be small enough to run on microprocessors. 
> e.g. systems with <512KB memory and ~20Mhz 8bit processors - like a
> Rabbit or a PIC.

You'll need lots of CPU time and/or a crypto helper.

> I have looked around but have not found anything suitable.  Does anyone 
> have a recommendataion?

You could check out TGssh for PalmOS, written in C, which is a port of a
very early SSLeay version along with OpenSSH 1.something.

Best of luck. Please open source and tell us (or me) when done. :)


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