libssh2-1.10.0

Introduction to libssh2

Libssh2 package is a client-side C library implementing the SSH2 protocol.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-11.0 platform.

Package Information

libssh2 Dependencies

Optional

GnuPG-2.2.33, libgcrypt-1.9.4, and OpenSSH-8.8p1 (all three are required for the testsuite)

User Notes: https://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/libssh2

Installation of libssh2

Install libssh2 by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr --disable-static &&
make

To test the results, issue: make check.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

--disable-static: This switch prevents installation of static versions of the libraries.

Contents

Installed Programs: None
Installed Library: libssh2.so
Installed Directories: None

Short Descriptions

libssh2.so

contains functions to use the SSH2 protocol

Last updated on Mon Sep 6 21:42:40 2021 -