OpenSSH 4.4p1 under Mac OS X 10.3.9

Darren Tucker dtucker at
Fri Sep 29 20:15:29 EST 2006

Marius Schamschula wrote:
> Hi there,
> I've run into a strange problem. I have just finished building  
> OpenSSH 4.4p1 against openssl 0.9.8d under Mac OS X 10.3.9 and  
> 10.4.7. Both were installed as updates to OpenSSH 4.3p2/openssl  
> 0.9.8c (not Apple's obsolete versions which are bypassed). The 10.4.7  
> build works as expected, whereas the 10.3.9 build throws
> Disconnecting: Bad packet length 2477450673.

When you built openssl 0.9.8d, did you run its tests ("make tests")? 
Did it pass or fail?

Darren Tucker (dtucker at
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