Subject: Re: [Summer of code] Proposal : a Sftp server
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
Date: 06/16/2005 01:12:23
In article <3B221D54-BA31-4A83-8334-E31D145AFEC6@shagadelic.org>,
Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>On Jun 14, 2005, at 8:15 PM, James K. Lowden wrote:
>> I don't understand why sshd isn't just a better inetd. IOW, why
>> can't it
>> accept a connection, authenticate the user, and hand it off to the
>> layer? Why can't ftp & fptd be taught to speak ssh, instead of
>> them with new, feature-poor versions? Do all things secure have to
>> like unsalted oatmeal?
>How about teach our ftp and ftpd to speak SSL/TLS instead.
That would be really nice.