Call for testing: OpenSSH 7.6

Damien Miller djm at
Thu Sep 28 11:47:28 AEST 2017

On Wed, 27 Sep 2017, Martin Hecht wrote:

> all tests passed on
> Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS and
> Scientific Linux release 6.9 (Carbon)
> On SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS I had to provide a local
> installation of a newer openssl. I have chosen their current LTS version
> 1.0.2l with shared library support enabled, and I had to tweak with
> CFLAGS and LDFLAGS to pass the configure checks (otherwise, the OS
> provided, heavily patched 0.9.8j-fips version was used, even when
> configure was told to use the local installation via --with-ssl-dir).
> Anyhow, I managed to build, but then make tests fails with:
> run test ...
> ssh-add -l via agent fwd failed (exit code 255)
> agent fwd failed (exit code 255)
> failed simple agent test

When tests fail, you can check regress/failed-* for details of what went wrong.


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