Subject: Re: ssh hangs for a while waiting to connect
To: None <>
From: Charles Shannon Hendrix <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 03/06/2002 01:09:52
On Tue, Mar 05, 2002 at 09:02:52PM -0700, Rick Kelly wrote:
> 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.

What about going the other way?  Just curious.

I think this is some kind of configuration issue, even though
someone did mention openssh v3 and some mk.conf tweak.