openssh 4.6p1 closing connection with strange packet length

Andreas Steinmetz ast at
Fri Sep 7 03:21:07 EST 2007

server is running openssh 4.6p1 on linux x86 (32bit)
client is running openssh 4.6p1 on linux x86_64 (64bit)

Just connecting from the client to the server and running "top" long
enough results in:

Disconnecting: Bad packet length 3690378913.

This seems like a 32/64 bit problem to me.
Andreas Steinmetz                       SPAMmers use robotrap at

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