Subject: Re: [libssh2] known_hosts

Re: [libssh2] known_hosts

From: James Housley <>
Date: Sat, 27 Oct 2007 11:42:35 -0400

On Oct 27, 2007, at 10:41 AM, Daniel Stenberg wrote:

> Hey
> Johnny Luong provided a patch to libcurl that makes it read and
> acknowledge
> the data in the ~/.ssh/known_hosts file. (I'm cc'ing this mail to
> Johnny.)
> I have the feeling this functionality is better suited for libssh2
> rather than
> libcurl so that other SSH-users can benefit from it. Anyone else
> share this
> feeling?
> And if so, is there any particular ideas on or request for an API
> for it?

I agree that it should be part of libssh2. The current finger print
function is really of little use on it's own.


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