Call for testing: OpenSSH 6.7

Damien Miller djm at
Tue Aug 26 08:42:23 EST 2014

On Mon, 25 Aug 2014, Kevin Brott wrote:

> Slightly better results this time 'round ... still having non-ec.h build
> issues, what I think is a race condition on RHEL 3, and PIE issues (fixed
> with --without-pie config option) on RHEL 5 64-bit systems with a just-built
> copy of openssl
> Using

Thanks again!


> *3  --without-pie  # otherwise will not load openssl - which doesn't use PIE
> during compile on 64-bit systems

We should probably find a way to delay the PIE checks until after we have
most dependency libraries located to catch this.

> FAIL*1 ran make tests three (3) times ... died here each time:
>   run test ...
>   ssh connect after login grace timeout failed without privsep
>   failed connect after login grace timeout
>   make[1]: *** [t-exec] Error 1
>   make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/openssh/regress'
>   make: *** [tests] Error 2

any clues in regress/failed-*?

> FAIL*2 compile fails at bufexc.c like so - another ec.h issue?

Yep, fixed in tomorrow's snapshot


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