sshd gets stuck: select() in packet_read_seqnr waits indefinitely

Damien Miller djm at
Mon Sep 17 18:29:49 EST 2007

On Mon, 17 Sep 2007, Damien Miller wrote:

> On a related note, OpenSSH -current (*) extends ConnectTimeout to cover
> both the initial TCP connection and banner exchange, so another point at
> which connections can indefinitely stall is removed.
> (*) It's definitely in OpenBSD CVS, but I'm not sure if the change has
>     been synced to the portable repository yet

It is in portable now, and will be in snapshots 20070918 and later.


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