OpenSSH support in bzr
I updated my bzr openssh plugin to be a
proper patch against
bzr.dev, and got it merged. So if you have
bzr-openssh-sftp.py in your
~/.bazaar/plugins directory, you
should remove it when upgrading.
Unfortunately there was a small problem resolving a conflict when
merging it, which causes the path to get mangled a little inside
_sftp_connect(). Once this is resolved, the mainline
fully follow settings in
~/.ssh/config, because it will be running the
same ssh binary as you normally use.
One thing I learnt when adding the support code was a quirk in the SFTP
interpretation of paths, which differs to gnome-vfs's interpretation.
sftp://remotehost/directory is interpreted as
remotehost by gnome-vfs, while the spec says that it should be
To refer to
remotehost, the spec says you should use
sftp://remotehost/%2Fdirectory. I filed this as bug