Subject: Re: release time?

Re: release time?

From: Jeremy Knope <>
Date: Fri, 15 Jan 2010 10:57:43 -0500

On Jan 15, 2010, at 10:54 AM, Neil Gierman wrote:

>> The agent code has been sitting in libssh2 for some time, and I don't
>> recall any reports about it. Maybe it would help to get it more tested
>> if we make a release? It would be great to have that support in debian
>> squeeze, since it allows applications to do smart-card authentication
>> with libssh2.
>> /Simon
> It has been a while since we talked about this but what was the status of
> the "SFTP transfers using buffer > 1K"? I remember there was a patch a while
> back but there was some talk about it not being complete. Does anyone know
> the status? I am still sitting on 0.18 in my production code because I
> transfer many large files to many SSH servers at the same time and moving to
> a 1K buffer affects performance beyond what is acceptable for my typical
> users.

I believe it's fixed for the most part, I have my buffer at 32500 as there was a problem with going over 32k once all the protocol data is added.

Jeremy Knope / Software Developer / Ambrosia Software, Inc. --
Received on 2010-01-15