[ECOS] Re: OpenSSH Port for eCos?

Gary Thomas gary@mlbassoc.com
Fri Sep 29 14:33:00 GMT 2006

Andrew Lunn wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 28, 2006 at 03:12:34PM -0700, David Tiktin wrote:
>> Hi eCos Developers,
>> I'm looking at the possibility of transferring data from an ARM7-based
>> embedded system running eCos to an server using SFTP.  (eCos is
>> already running on the system.)  Has there ever been a port of OpenSSH
>> to eCos? I see some references to SSH in this group's archive which
>> hint that such a port might exist, but I don't find anything in CVS
>> other than a .cvsignore for OpenSSL. I'm just interested in SFTP
>> client functionality.  I'd appreciate any pointers you can give me
>> about using OpenSHH on eCos.
> Hi Dave
> There is no openSSH port that i know how. OpenSSL has been ported, as
> you have found out.

OpenSSH makes little sense (Open Secure SHell) as there is no notion
of a 'shell' in eCos.  One could run the Secure FTP protocol, but not
using OpenSSH, per se.

Gary Thomas                 |  Consulting for the
MLB Associates              |    Embedded world

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