Subject: Re: openssh in netbsd
To: Henry B. Hotz <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-net
Date: 10/01/2000 15:14:56
On Fri, Sep 29, 2000 at 10:38:29AM -0700, Henry B. Hotz wrote:

 > >itojun thinks i should ask this list, so: do you have any pointers,
 > >urls or other information about this independent implementation of a
 > >secure shell for netbsd?
 > Openssh is a clean-room implementation of ssh, yes.  It's already 
 > available in pkgsrc if you want it.  I gather you are asking about 
 > integration/bundling with the regular NetBSD distributions and I 
 > can't address that.

OpenSSH is *not* a "cleanroom implementation".  It is based on an
early version of ylo ssh.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>