Regarding openssh 8.1p1-1 access

Marco Atzeri
Tue Nov 10 19:05:13 GMT 2020

On 10.11.2020 19:51, Sudhanshu Bhutani via Cygwin wrote:
> Hi cygwin community members,
> My name is Sudhanshu Bhutani and we are working for one of leading network
> service providers for our internal telecom tool. For the last few days, our
> customers are reporting problems with our internal tool which uses cygwin
> ssh and posix components.
> We have a problem reported in the cygwin installation procedure, where
> openssh  8.1p1-1 is not getting downloaded and cygwin mirrors are not
> listing this  8.1p1-1 version and instead latest versions are listed.
> How can we download  8.1p1-1 in cygwin?
> Do you have any mirror/web link which our customers can use where open ssh
>   8.1p1-1 is found and successful cygwin installation can happen?
> I found one web link where openssh  8.1p1-1
> is hosted, but cygwin says "Unable to get setup from
> for openssh
> Please guide me.

Dear Sudhanshu,
version 8.1p1-1 is not more available on the cygwin mirrors
as was replaced by several new versions.

the latest version is 8.4p1-1

Cygwin is a rolling distribution, the last package is expected to be
the current one and to be used.


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