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Recommended update for openssh


(Last modified: 27AUG2003)

solutions Recommended update for openssh SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (07036b3cf3f1d9e4a997acdd1c75b773)

Applies to

Product(s): SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64

Package: openssh
Release: 20030827
Obsoletes: none


Install this package if you use sftp.

Problem description

This package contained a wrong path to sftp in the config file.
The new package has now in /etc/ssh/sshd_config the correct path to sftp which is:
Subsystem sftp /usr/lib64/ssh/sftp-server
on a system with /lib64.
Instead of installing the package, this change can also be done manually - and needs to be done manually on a system with local modifications.


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh openssh.rpm
After that restart the SSH daemon by using:
rcsshd restart

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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