Topic "Support for OpenSSH's internal-sftp chroot"

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It seems that WinSCP doesn't work with OpenSSH's internal-sftp, which is used for chrooting sftp accounts.

When connecting to an account that has been chrooted with internal-sftp, the following error appears on connect, which causes WinSCP to not be able to use the server:

Error skipping startup message. Your shell is probably incompatible with the application (BASH is recommended).

FileZilla doesn't have any problem with the service, and is able to transfer files without problems.
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