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libssh2_init()

From: Vishal Sharma <vsharma_at_optulink.com>
Date: Mon, 6 Oct 2014 16:39:20 -0500

Hi,

 

I have a question about libssh2_init() function.

I am using libssh2 library in a multi-thread application. There are several
threads that use sftp and ssh functions to communicated with a remote
server.

My question is - Do I call "rc = libssh2_init (0);" within each thread that
would be performing either read/write via sftp or execute a command on
remote server via ssh? Or should there be a master thread which would call
"rc = libssh2_init (0);" to initialize crypto library in a global context
for the entire application?

 

Please let me know.

 

Thank you,

 

Vishal Sharma

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