Subject: Re: sha1 hash is incorrect

Re: sha1 hash is incorrect

From: Peter Stuge <>
Date: Sun, 13 Jun 2010 23:37:04 +0200

Daniel Stenberg wrote:
>> If you are convinced that also newer versions are causing you
>> trouble
> Let me also point out that Evgeniy is using OpenSSL and the 1aba38 commit
> was for gcrypt-based operations...

Yes, you are right. Also, 1aba38 fixed ssh-dss (DSA) and not SHA. I
mixed those up there. Sorry about that!

> I think the received banner is a bit worrying "SSH-1.99-FreSSH.0.8".
> 1.99?

As was pointed out it means protocol 1+protocol 2 compatibility.

> Well, libssh2 is SSH protocol version 2 only so I'm not surprised
> that servers running an earlier version cause trouble! I think we
> should detect this situation better and bail out with a clear and
> easily understood message.

This is a good idea, I totally agree we should do this if not done

Received on 2010-06-13