Improving sftp (was Re: BUG: scp -r follows symlinks)

Peter Stuge stuge-openssh-unix-dev at
Tue Jan 13 05:37:28 EST 2004

On Sun, Jan 11, 2004 at 09:55:45PM -0600, Ben Lindstrom wrote:
> >
> > > sftp and sftp-server are still being developed (see the CVS logs) and
> > > there are other things that haven't been completed yet (eg Ben's sftp
> > > readline patch).
> >
> > Ah, that's one of the things that would be nice to have. There's nothing
> > in bugzilla[1] since 2003-05-08 - what is the current status?
> >
> Sitting on my desk along with a caching glob() to speed up ls command.


> Last drafts of both are on  It needs touching up
> to work on the current code (and no autoconf code yet), and currently is
> not 100% compatible with libedit.  However, last I checked the patches
> floating around for OpenBSD tree for libedit it was very close.

Very nice. Thanks for the update!


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