Problemes with ControlPersist

Scott Neugroschl scott_n at
Tue Mar 15 04:42:05 EST 2011

Quoth Klaus Ethgen on Monday, March 14, 2011 8:16 AM
> There seems to be just a bit to do with the latest openssh (5.8p1) and
> ControlPersist. I encountered two problems:
> 1. When I use ControlPersist in combination with ProxyCommand to reach
> a
>    other host over that proxy I get the following message:
>       Bad packet length 1397966893.
>       Disconnecting: Paket corrupt

I'm not sure what's causing that error, but that packet length
translates to 0x5353482D or "SSH-"

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