- sftp connections fail if .bashrc outputs to stderr on RHEL 5.4
- If any login scripts (eg. ~/.bashrc) run commands that attempt to access stderr, the sftp connection will be closed immediately after entering the password.
$ sftp server.redhat.com Connecting to server.redhat.com... firstname.lastname@example.org's password: Connection closed $
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 and 5.5
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