Call for testing: OpenSSH 7.6

Darren Tucker dtucker at
Sun Sep 24 15:13:56 AEST 2017

On 24 September 2017 at 02:14, Tom G. Christensen <tgc at> wrote:
> I am seeing the exact same error consistently on Solaris 7/SPARC.
> $ ./test_kex
> test_kex: dsa_generate_private_key bits 2048 expected 1024

What version of OpenSSL do you have?  (on both the good and bad
machines?)  We have one data point of the problem occurring with
OpenSSL 1.0.2k but we don't know if the version is significant.

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