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How to check ssh version in Brocade FOS 7.2.0

Hi Expert,

How to check ssh version in brocade FOS 7.2.0?


Thank you

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Re: How to check ssh version in Brocade FOS 7.2.0



using ssh with -vv on a linux version connecting to switch at (notice switch is at FOS 7.4 or 7.3):


[admin@shuttle ~]$ ssh -vv admin@ 2>&1 | grep -i remote
debug1: Remote protocol version 2.0, remote software version OpenSSH_6.2
admin@'s password:


or as login as root if you have access


SW6510_1:FID128:root> rpm -qif /usr/sbin/sshd
Name        : openssh-server               Relocations: (not relocateable)
Version     : 6.2p1                             Vendor: Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.
Release     : 1                             Build Date: Tue Aug 30 20:22:18 2016
Install date: Mon Jan 30 15:19:53 2017      Build Host:
Group       : Open-source Software          Source RPM: openssh-6.2p1-1.src.rpm
Size        : 1152701                          License: BSD
Summary     : Server for the Secure Shell (SSH) remote login protocol.
Description :
This package contains a server which allows users to login to a remote
system using the Secure Shell (SSH) protocol.


or via the open source code page at and

find FOS 7.2 where see that openssh should be at


openssh 5.2p1



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Re: How to check ssh version in Brocade FOS 7.2.0

Hi Martin,
This information is valuable. Thank you

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