[winswitch] xpra using cygwin ssh

Antoine Martin antoine at nagafix.co.uk
Tue Apr 23 17:34:05 BST 2013

>> cannot read using ['c:/cygwin/bin/ssh.exe', '-l', 'user', '-T', 'example.com',
>> '-ssh', '-agent', '.xpra/run-xpra', '--socket-dir=~/.xpra', '_proxy',
>> ':1001']: the SSH process has terminated with exit code=255
>> 2013-04-23 15:03:08,441 connection closed after 0 packets received (0
>> bytes) and 0 packets sent (0 bytes)
>> Exception in thread format (most likely raised during interpreter shutdown):
> If the patch below works for you, I guess I could use the "ssh" syntax
> when the ssh command looks like a proper ssh... ugly, but that's win32
> for you.
The solution seemed simple enough so I've merged it already:

You can find the latest beta win32 packages with this change included
here (r3136):


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