RE: Upgrading SSH
From: Ed Brimmer (ebrimmer_at_nautilusgroup.com)
Date: Wed, 12 Nov 2003 23:09:08 -0800 To: <email@example.com>, <firstname.lastname@example.org>
I believe you need to update the openssl, but I'm not sure about the gcc or zlib packages.
One word of warning. I updated to 3.7.1p2 about a week ago on some Linux systems. One thing I found was that X forwarding through SSH no longer works correctly. If you can, do the upgrade in a lab setting before pushing into production.
If you get the change please E-mail the status of your upgrade and whether or not X11 broke on you as well. :-)
From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Wed 11/12/2003 6:11 PM
Subject: Upgrading SSH
I am curious as to whether or not it is necessary to update any other packages when updating SSH on Solaris 8 SPARC. I would like to update to openssh-3.7.1p2 using a precompiled package. I have heard that it may be necessary to update gcc and zlib packages as well. I do know that it is necessary to update openssl at time however, was unsure about the others.