Disable tracing on FreeBSD using procctl. (OpenSSH Portable 8.8)

mike tancsa mike at sentex.net
Fri Oct 15 12:37:37 AEDT 2021

On 10/14/2021 8:44 PM, Darren Tucker wrote:
> On Fri, 15 Oct 2021 at 10:48, mike tancsa <mike at sentex.net> wrote:
>>       With the commit below, OpenSSH portable 8.8 doesnt seem to work
>> with sftp on FreeBSD with RELENG_12 and RELENG_13.  sftp errors out with
>> sftp-server[89445]: fatal: unable to make the process untraceable
> As a data point,our github CI tests on FreeBSD 12 & 13 VMs and our
> test suite passes on them.  I have confirmed that both set
> HAVE_PROCCTL and that the code is being compiled in and just run a
> manual test on 13 which worked.
Thanks, I am not sure why its failing on these particular instances. I 
tried just now on a separate box that has not had a previous version 
installed and it doesnt show the same behaviour. I will keep looking to 
see whats going on.


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