path problems when logged in through ssh

David Rothenberger
Tue Dec 18 09:49:00 GMT 2001

Just to clarify a bit, the problem I had was with the sftp-server
process, not getting an interactive session with sshd.  I coiuld get
interactive sessions without problems.  It was when I started sftp that
I got the DLL not found error.

Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 18, 2001 at 08:49:18AM -0800, David Rothenberger wrote:
> > I thought there was a limit because the char[] array for the
> > environment value in copyEnvironment() was 512.  (This is from
> > memory, so I may be a little off here.)
> No, you're not off.  I just looked into the child_set_env() code but I
> missed the copy_environment() function.  There's actually a 512 bytes
> limit.  I'll create a patch and upload a new version soon.
> Thanks for pointing this out,
> Corinna
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