[Bug 1264] OpenSSH 4.0p1

Randy McMurchy randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Apr 4 21:26:57 PDT 2005


Bruce Dubbs wrote these words on 04/04/05 23:02 CST:
> Randy McMurchy wrote:
>>Bruce Dubbs wrote these words on 04/04/05 22:08 CST:
>>>blfs-bugs at linuxfromscratch.org wrote:
>>>
>>>>Updated BLFS to OpenSSH-4.0p1
>>>
>>>Was there a resolution to the problem with interactive logins?
>>
>>Hmmm...
>>
>>Kinda forgot about that, as I don't experience any problems. Could
>>you provide some more information as to what to look for, or how
>>to recreate the issue?
> 
> I havn't tried it, but remembered this thread:
> 
> http://archives.linuxfromscratch.org/mail-archives/blfs-dev/2005-March/009386.html

Moving this thread to -dev.

I checked out the URL above. Seems simply creating a lib directory
in the PRIV SEP directory (/var/lib/sshd in the new instructions)
would solve any issues folks might have.

I'm handicapped in trying to fight this bug as I simply don't see
it. I can interactively use SSH and SCP (no keys, but provide a
password) without encountering any issues. So, I'm trying to fight
an issue that doesn't exist for me.

There's been no other activity about this "issue" that I can see
on the OpenSSH lists, and it seems to be centered around an issue
with Glibc (what version I don't know).

For the time being, perhaps I'll add to the instructions to create
a /var/lib/sshd/lib directory and let's just see if folks complain
about this problem.

I say let's run with the update and see if folks have problems.
There doesn't appear to be any activity on the lists about this,
but I did notice that 4.1p1 is right around the corner.

-- 
Randy

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