Skip Menu |
 

This queue is for tickets about the Net-SSH-Perl CPAN distribution.

Report information
The Basics
Id: 4334
Status: resolved
Priority: 0/
Queue: Net-SSH-Perl

People
Owner: Nobody in particular
Requestors: autarch [...] urth.org
Cc:
AdminCc:

Bug Information
Severity: Important
Broken in: 1.23
Fixed in: 1.24



Subject: Numerous circular references in SSH2 code
Download (untitled) / with headers
text/plain 293b
The code that implements SSH2 is filled with circular references. Combined with the absence of an explicit disconnect method, this means that in a persistent environment, these objects are never garbage collected. Even worse, the socket that is opened for the SSH connection is never closed.


This service is sponsored and maintained by Best Practical Solutions and runs on Perl.org infrastructure.

Please report any issues with rt.cpan.org to rt-cpan-admin@bestpractical.com.