problem with sftp & huawei switches

Milan Kocian milon at
Mon Nov 5 08:11:30 EST 2007

On Sun, Nov 04, 2007 at 09:49:55AM -0700, Darren Tucker wrote:
> Looks like your switch doesn't support the stat() operation, which
> sftp(1) uses before the download and will abort the download if the
> stat fails.

probably yes.
> You can try this patch, which is against OpenBSD's -current but should
> apply to 4.7 and 4.6 as well (and yeah, I know "goto" is bad, this is
> the minimum change to test the theory.)
I tested it but the patch has no effect. (openssh version 4.6p1).


Milan Kocian

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