Call for testing: OpenSSH 9.7

Carson Gaspar carson at
Fri Mar 8 07:52:46 AEDT 2024

On 3/7/2024 11:57 AM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> It occured to me that my login shell is tcsh, not bash.  So I changed
> my login shell to bash and, lo and behold, succeeded
> even with the stderr redirection.
> Having said that, can this test be changed to be independent of the
> user's long shell?

Making things work with arbitrary non-POSIX shells seems like an 
unnecessary maintenance burden.

configure already attempts to determine a legitimate value for SHELL / 
TEST_SHELL - perhaps add a stderr redirect to the tests there?



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