Password Option for Windows OpenSSH

Damien Miller djm at
Wed Nov 30 16:27:47 EST 2005

On Wed, 30 Nov 2005, Chris Rapier wrote:

> He might be thinking of the red hat cygwin product. Still, installing all of 
> cygwin just to get ssh is a bit like buying a bakery just to get a loaf of 
> bread.

You can install as much, or as little of Cygwin as you like. If you want, 
this can be just OpenSSH + OpenSSL + cygwin.dll + bash (pretty much what 
the 3rd party repackagings do).


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