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Enable zlib compression in sshd on CentOS

Stanislav KhromovStanislav Khromov

Edit the sshd config:

vi /etc/ssh/sshd_config

Find the line:

#Compression delayed

Change it to

Compression yes

Reboot the server. (Restarting sshd is not enough)

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  • Jackwin Tung
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    Jackwin Tung Jackwin Tung

    Reply Author

    Thank you!
    It really speed up my ssh connection.

  • Joshua
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    Joshua Joshua

    Reply Author

    Thank you, this solves my server delay problem.