Transfer rate issues with OpenSSH SFTP Server - Verified on Mac OS X 10.2.X and FreeBSD 5.0

Markus Friedl markus at
Tue Mar 25 10:03:55 EST 2003

> If this is just a simple cipher selection option, it needs to be 
> documented somewhere obvious, because users and sysadmins just are not 
> aware of it.

do you have numbers to show?

what ciphers are you using?
how large are the sftp buffers?
how many parallel requests are you sending?
it 'ssh host cat file' slow as well?


More information about the openssh-unix-dev mailing list