Subject: Re: ssh - are you nuts?!?
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List: tech-security
Date: 12/20/2000 05:18:34
On 19 Dec, Michael Richardson wrote:
>>>>>> "Mipam" == Mipam  <> writes:
>     Mipam> This is pop over ssh and so tcp over tcp.
>   No, it is not. There is not a second tcp header.
>   There pipe which is created is for application data only.
>   With SSH1 from, there is an issue in certain situations where you
> try and use the port-forwarding (particularly the agent forwarding) and have
> chains of SSH. The issue can be summarized as a blocking I/O head-of-queue
> problem.
>   The SSH 2.0 connection layer now deals with this problem and was one the
> major motivations for the 2.0 protocol.
Wait. Where can I get more information on this issue?
Is there a paper somewhere?