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Authored by: readparse on Apr 17, '03 07:37:55PM

The ssh man page recommends the -C switch only for "modem lines and other slow connections". Using it on fast networks actually slows the session down, because the network speed makes the compression the bottleneck (not to mention the encryption, but we'll let that slide :)

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