E-FTP: SFTP Connection Giving "Failure establishing ssh session" When Using CTR Ciphers

(Doc ID 1986650.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.50 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 When trying to SFTP files to a SFTP server from a PeopleSoft application, the transfer will fail. The PeopleCode trace file shows:  "FTP library Error code :  2 - Failed initialization"

The FILETRANSFER log will show this error: "curl: (2) Failure establishing ssh session".



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