Subject: Re: Character conversion for sftp

Re: Character conversion for sftp

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Thu, 8 Apr 2010 11:48:50 +0200 (CEST)

On Thu, 8 Apr 2010, NAGASEKHAR BHUVANAGIRI wrote:

> My question is, is there any way to convert the EBCDIC characters to ASCII
> before sending the request to server (banner_send) and viceversa in
> banner_receive for sftp?
> Is there any method provided with licurl/libssh2 to handle conversion for
> sftp, as libcurl has for ftp/ftps etc (by defining CURL_DOES_CONVERSION and

No, there's currently so such method in libssh2 but we would like to have one,
and in my view it makes sense to get inspired or even to clone the way libcurl
does it.

Received on 2010-04-08