libssh 0.4.5

This is a new libssh release which fixes the poll(2)-emulation on Windows and adds an option to bind the client to an ip address.

If you are new to libssh read the API reference how to get started. Please join our mailing list or visit our irc channel if you have questions.

You can download libssh 0.4.5 here. For Windows binaries we suggest to use the MSVC and MinGW binaries from the KDE Windows project here. Packages for Fedora are available here and for openSUSE here.


  • Added option to bind a client to an ip address.
  • Fixed the ssh socket polling function.
  • Fixed Windows related bugs in bsd_poll().
  • Fixed serveral build warnings.