Re: Agent-Forwarding compatibility of SSH2 and OpenSSH

From: Neil W Rickert (
Date: 01/23/03

From: Neil W Rickert <>
Date: 23 Jan 2003 16:04:30 GMT (ftbee) writes:

>I had a problem with agent-forwarding between the boxes running SSH2
>and OpenSSH. For clarity, I name 4 hosts as HS1, HS2 (both running SSH

Apart from the fact that it is known not to work, what is the problem?

SSH2 uses a proprietary protocol, which others have not been able
to use.