Commit 84e18f72 authored by Matt Johnston's avatar Matt Johnston

changelog and version 2015.68

parent 633b98ef
- Improve efficiency of writing data to local program/pipes, measured 30% increase
2015.68 - Saturday 8 August 2015
- Reduce local data copying for improved efficiency. Measured 30%
increase in throughput for connections to localhost
- Use TCP Fast Open on Linux if available. saves a round trip at connection
- Forwarded TCP ports connect asynchronously and try all available addresses
(IPv4, IPv6, round robin DNS)
- Fix all compile warnings, many patches from Gaël Portay
Note that configure with -Werror may not be successful on some platforms (OS X)
and some configuration options may still result in unused variable
warnings.
- Use TCP Fast Open on Linux if available. Saves a round trip at connection
to hosts that have previously been connected.
Needs a recent Linux kernel and possibly "sysctl -w net.ipv4.tcp_fastopen=3"
Client side is disabled by default pending further compatibility testing
with networks and systems.
- Forwarded TCP ports connect asynchronously and retry with other available
addresses (IPv4 versus IPv6, round robin IPs)
- Increase maximum command length to 9000 bytes
- Free memory before exiting, patch from Thorsten Horstmann. Useful for
Dropbear ports to embedded systems and for checking memory leaks
with valgrind. Only partially implemented for client side.
with valgrind. Only partially implemented for dbclient.
This is disabled by default, enable with DROPBEAR_CLEANUP in sysoptions.h
- Fix all compile warnings, patch from Gaël Portay
(note that configure with -Werror may not be successful on some platforms
such as OS X and some configuration options may result in unused variable
warnings)
- DROPBEAR_DEFAULT_CLI_AUTHKEY setting now always prepends home directory unless
there is a leading slash (~ isn't treated specially)
- Fix small ECC memory leaks
......@@ -29,10 +37,13 @@
- Fix pre-authentication timeout when waiting for client SSH-2.0 banner, thanks
to CL Ouyang
- Increase maximum command size to 9000 bytes
- Fix null pointer crash with restrictions in authorized_keys without a command, patch from
Guilhem Moulin
- DROPBEAR_DEFAULT_CLI_AUTHKEY setting now always prepends home directory unless
there is a leading slash (~ isn't treated specially)
- Ensure authentication timeout is handled while reading the initial banner,
thanks to CL Ouyang for finding it.
- Fix null pointer crash when handling bad ECC keys. Found by afl-fuzz
2015.67 - Wednesday 28 January 2015
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dropbear (2015.68-0.1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
-- Matt Johnston <matt@ucc.asn.au> Sat, 8 Aug 2015 22:52:58 +0800
dropbear (2015.67-0.1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
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......@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@
*******************************************************************/
#ifndef DROPBEAR_VERSION
#define DROPBEAR_VERSION "2015.67"
#define DROPBEAR_VERSION "2015.68"
#endif
#define LOCAL_IDENT "SSH-2.0-dropbear_" DROPBEAR_VERSION
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