OpenSSL update breaks SSH

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Sat Feb 9 20:02:16 PST 2013

On Feb 9, 2013, at 21:49, Phil Dobbin wrote:

> On 02/09/2013 12:04 PM, Rainer Müller wrote:
>> On 2013-02-09 01:59, Clemens Lang wrote:
>>> On Sat, Feb 09, 2013 at 01:48:53AM +0100, Clemens Lang wrote:
>>>> just a quick warning that the update of openssl to 1.0.1d breaks
>>>> MacPorts OpenSSH in the sense that connecting to other machines using
>>>> the ssh client is no longer possible. Rebuilding openssh does not fix
>>>> this. I haven't had any time to investigate, though.
>>> Sounds like
>>> You might want to wait with updating your openssl until this is solved.
>> There are also problems reported with 1.0.1d from the tor project:
>> Should we revert to 1.0.1c or backport the relevant fixes from git?
>> I would rather go back to an older, working version instead of fiddling
>> with the code.
> I've just ran selfupdate & seen that openssl 1.0.1d is included in the
> update.
> I take it this means it's OK to run the update?

It means what it says above: you may want to wait to update openssl until this issue is resolved. Or perhaps the issue does not affect you, if you are not using openssh or tor.

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