libssh - Library implementing the SSH2 protocol

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Distribution FreeBSD 11
Repository FreeBSD Ports Latest amd64
Package filename libssh-0.8.6.txz
Package name libssh
Package version 0.8.6
Package release -
Package architecture amd64
Package type txz
Category devel security
License LGPL21
Download size 294.69 KB
Installed size 1.74 MB
The ssh library was designed to be used by programmers needing a working SSH
implementation by the mean of a library. The complete control of the client is
made by the programmer. With libssh, you can remotely execute programs, transfer
files, use a secure and transparent tunnel for your remote programs.
With its Secure FTP implementation, you can play with remote files easily,
without third-party programs others than libcrypto (from openssl).
libssh features:
* Full C library functions for manipulating a client-side SSH connection
* SSH2 protocol compliant
* Fully configurable sessions
* Server support, SSH agent authentication support
* Support for AES-128, AES-192, AES-256, Blowfish, 3DES in CBC mode
* Use multiple SSH connections in a same process, at same time
* Use multiple channels in the same connection
* Thread safety when using different sessions at same time
* POSIX-like SFTP implementation with openssh extension support
* SCP implementation
* RSA and DSS server public key supported
* Compression support (with zlib)
* Public key (RSA and DSS), password and keyboard-interactive authentication
- GSSAPI: on
- STATIC: on
- GCRYPT: off


Package Version Architecture Repository
libssh-0.8.6.txz 0.8.6 i386 FreeBSD Ports Quarterly
libssh-0.8.6.txz 0.8.6 amd64 FreeBSD Ports Quarterly
libssh-0.8.6.txz 0.8.6 i386 FreeBSD Ports Latest
libssh - - -


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Type URL
Binary Package libssh-0.8.6.txz
Source Package security/libssh

Install Howto

Install libssh txz package:

# pkg install libssh

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