[maemo-users] ssh key

From: Marius Gedminas marius at pov.lt
Date: Sat Apr 28 11:24:00 EEST 2007
On Fri, Apr 27, 2007 at 10:40:09PM -0400, James Knott wrote:
> Peter Bart wrote:
> > 	The old openssh needed the red pill mode enabled to install. I noticed
> > yesterday there was an empty package that shows up in the regular blue
> > pill mode that pulls in the openssh server and client as a dependency.

That might be my openssh-installer.

> > No special handling needed, very nice!

Actually, some special handling is needed:

  1. You have to have the Maemo repository in your repository list
  2. You have to have the repository that contains openssh-installer in
     your repository list

Because (1) and (2) are different repositories, it is not possible to
have a single-click .install file that would install OpenSSH for you.
On the other hand, you no longer need to use red-pill mode, which is a
convenience of sorts.

> I still get an error message, that it can't install ssh.

If you add the maemo repository (click on
http://mg.pov.lt/770/maemo-repository.install to add it), then it will

Marius Gedminas
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