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Date:      Mon, 19 Mar 2001 13:00:40 -0800
From:      Kris Kennaway <>
Cc:        Shoichi Sakane <>, freebsd-security@FreeBSD.ORG,
Subject:   Re: Reporting OpenSSH version (Re: What's vunerable?)
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <>; from on Tue, Mar 20, 2001 at 05:16:27AM +0900
References:  <"20010319104343.A3941"> <>

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On Tue, Mar 20, 2001 at 05:16:27AM +0900, wrote:
> 	never play with openssh version number.  the version number
> 	string is used as protocol backward compatibility handling.  if you
> 	import 2.5.1, report that it is 2.5.1.
> 	the only way we are allowed to add  extra thing is to add it
> 	after a space - like
> 		SSH-1.99-OpenSSH_2.5.1 foo bar baz
> 	see NetBSD src/crypto/dist/ssh/version.h.

Thanks, that's what I was looking for.


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