On 04/20/2012 11:56 PM, Darrell Anderson wrote: > Do you have a KDE3 system to compare outputs? > > I have both desktops but I never used sftp. Only fish. > > I could run dual tests, but I need a punch list of what to check and watch. > > Darrell The opensuse boxes all broke during Oct. 2010 and that has never been fixed. I'm fairly certain the problem is openssh >= 5.6. Since kde3 was a bastard child desktop at that time, all bugs I filed with kde.org, simple got pooh-poohed on the list and in the bug tracker. Robert & Serghei had talked about completely re-writing the sftp kio when cmake transition was completed. I don't know whatever became of that effort. But, I can confirm -- It's still needed :) sftp-kio bug report: http://bugs.pearsoncomputing.net/show_bug.cgi?id=897 -- David C. Rankin, J.D.,P.E.