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Sending and Handling of Global Requests in Secure Shell (SSH)

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Author denis bider
Last updated 2019-06-21 (Latest revision 2018-12-18)
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This memo updates RFC 4254 to clarify when global requests can be sent or received and provides a mechanism for SSH software to indicate it will accept global requests according to this requirement.


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