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Re: [gftp] SSH2 - ssh-askpass?
On Sun, 17 Jan 2010 17:09:02 +0100 Oliver Lehmann <lehmann@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I've not used SSH2 for a long time with gftp (2.0.19). Now I've tried it
> again and it failed to open the slave pty. I've fixed that in pty.c and
> now it works again.
This sounds like an interesting patch. Can you provide some details as to
what you've changed in the source? Perhaps other people might benefit from
> But.. It always starts ssh-askpass and asks me for a password. After I
> entered it it continues to connect. I remember that in the past
> ssh-askpass was not started. It this now the default? Does anyone get
> ssh-askpass started when using SSH2 connections?
SSH2 connections work with no problem on my machine. I have, however,
noticed that gftp failed more often when certain libraries it depends
on changed. I don't know how active gftp development is, but the current
SSH and FTP look like they're in need of a review.