Subject: Re: [PATCH] Support for exit-signal messages

Re: [PATCH] Support for exit-signal messages

From: Tommy Lindgren <>
Date: Sat, 02 Oct 2010 11:51:49 +0200

Daniel Stenberg <> writes:

> On Fri, 1 Oct 2010, Tommy Lindgren wrote:
>> I've implemented rudimentary support for exit-signal messages (see
>> RFC 4254 section 6.10) which I'd like to see included in libssh2,
>> please see attached patch. The patch only adds support for
>> retrieving the signal name, I skipped the part about the (optional)
>> error message.
> I second Simon's request for getting the optional error message too if
> the caller wants it, at least in the prototype.
> Also, I would like to ask for at least a basic man page/documentation
> for the new function.

Sure, will add that once we agree on the API.

Received on 2010-10-02