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authorDamien Miller <>2001-01-25 10:51:46 +1100
committerDamien Miller <>2001-01-25 10:51:46 +1100
commit0736c4df83628dcac567d94a73726771706f978e (patch)
tree70c201775f291e2a06eb4f482ff042fb39e9f988 /README
parent2a5c1cede026faec14b0903a0cdcc4e7ef554e32 (diff)
- (djm) Mention PRNGd in documentation, it is nicer than EGD
- (djm) Automatically search for "well-known" EGD/PRNGd sockets in autoconf
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diff --git a/README b/README
index b832652e..46761772 100644
--- a/README
+++ b/README
@@ -14,8 +14,8 @@ Markus Friedl, Niels Provos, Theo de Raadt, and Dug Song. It has a
homepage at
This port consists of the re-introduction of autoconf support, PAM
-support (for Linux and Solaris), EGD[1] support and replacements for
-OpenBSD library functions that are (regrettably) absent from other
+support (for Linux and Solaris), EGD[1]/PRNGD[2] support and replacements
+for OpenBSD library functions that are (regrettably) absent from other
unices. This port has been best tested on Linux, Solaris, HPUX, NetBSD
and Irix. Support for AIX, SCO, NeXT and other Unices is underway.
This version actively tracks changes in the OpenBSD CVS repository.
@@ -24,7 +24,7 @@ The PAM support is now more functional than the popular packages of
commercial ssh-1.2.x. It checks "account" and "session" modules for
all logins, not just when using password authentication.
-OpenSSH depends on Zlib[2], OpenSSL[3] and optionally PAM[4].
+OpenSSH depends on Zlib[3], OpenSSL[4] and optionally PAM[5].
There is now several mailing lists for this port of OpenSSH. Please
refer to for details on how to join.
@@ -37,11 +37,11 @@ If you are a citizen of the USA or another country which restricts
export of cryptographic products, then please refrain from sending
crypto-related code or patches to the list. We cannot accept them.
Other code contribution are accepted, but please follow the OpenBSD
-style guidelines[5].
+style guidelines[6].
Please refer to the INSTALL document for information on how to install
OpenSSH on your system. There are a number of differences between this
-port of OpenSSH and F-Secure SSH 1.x, please refer to the OpenSSH FAQ[6]
+port of OpenSSH and F-Secure SSH 1.x, please refer to the OpenSSH FAQ[7]
for details and general tips.
Damien Miller <>
@@ -56,8 +56,9 @@ References -
-[4] (PAM is standard on Solaris)
+[5] (PAM is standard on Solaris)