Debian considers switching curl to use libssh instead of libssh2

Tor Arntsen kspt.tor at
Fri Dec 31 08:43:49 CET 2021

On Fri, 31 Dec 2021 at 02:13, Nicolas Mora via libssh2-devel
<libssh2-devel at> wrote:

> If there is no reason to choose one libssh or another, then it's a lot
> of time spent for no obvious reason IMHO.

The only part of the Fedora report which looks like an argument is this:
"the libssh2 library uses outdated cryptographic algorithms and lacks
important features, such as GSS-API authentication."
Is this true, or more importantly, is it relevant?


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