Call for testing: OpenSSH-6.2

Corinna Vinschen vinschen at
Fri Mar 15 20:44:11 EST 2013

On Mar 15 10:35, Darren Tucker wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 12, 2013 at 8:42 PM, Corinna Vinschen <vinschen at> wrote:
> [...]
> > Along the same lines, will a yet-to-be-designed patch have a chance in
> > future, which replaces all tests for uid == 0 with a platform-dependent
> > function testing the uid for being any administrative user?
> Yeah, that's the intent, and I think it's what Damien meant by "use it
> pervasively".
> > We discussed this a couple of times in the past and I even provided a
> > patch ages ago, but this never came to fruition.
> Sorry, I probably dropped the ball on that.

No worries.  It would be nice if we could pick it up at one point :)


Corinna Vinschen
Cygwin Maintainer
Red Hat

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