SSHD creates defunct process

Chidanand Gangur chidanand.gangur at
Thu May 12 15:46:35 EST 2005

I have tried various options 
upgrading PAM
tweaking configuration files here and there
went through the SSHD code 

but yet failed to resolve  the problem. What is wrong in my
configuration ?? is this problem related to libraries ? to which SSHD
links? Please give me some  clue.


On 5/11/05, Peter Stuge <stuge-openssh-unix-dev at> wrote:
> On Wed, May 11, 2005 at 11:41:44AM +0530, Chidanand Gangur wrote:
> > I tried to trace SSHD using strace -fF as said before SSHd waits in
> > select loop. When i connect I do not get login prompt to proceed
> > further.
> Ah, ok, I understand. And what are the last 100 or so lines of output
> at that point?
> //Peter
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