Subject: Re: ssh hangs for a while waiting to connect
To: Johan A. van Zanten <>
From: Rick Kelly <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 03/05/2002 21:02:52
Johan A. van Zanten said:

> Unfrortunately, i see the same problem going from one vanilla NetBSD
>1.5.2 to another: 2 minutes 20 seconds. (Or even staying on the same host)
>Maybe it's something particular to my sshd/ssh configs, or the way i'm
>generating host keys.  I'll experiment some more (twiddle configs and
>build other versions of OpenSSH) and see what i can figure out.

Two machines, SS1 running NetBSD 1.5.3_ALPHA and a SS5/110 running the same
revision. As far as I can tell, "ssh -2" from SS1 to SS5 takes <30 seconds.
Very repeatable.

Rick Kelly