How to stop ssh-agent being started?
rdieter at math.unl.edu
Thu Feb 21 17:40:49 UTC 2008
Jonathan Underwood wrote:
> On 21/02/2008, Rex Dieter <rdieter at math.unl.edu> wrote:
>> Chris G wrote:
>> > I'm running Fedora 7 but I *don't* want ssh-agent started
>> > automatically, it gets in the way of an ssh pipe I sometimes need to
>> > create.
>> > I can't see any 'proper' way to prevent it from starting, it appears
>> > to be hard-coded in /etc/X11/xinit/xinitrc-common (and the scripts
>> > that call it). Am I missing something or is this really not
>> > configurable?
>> Atm, all hard-coded, I'm afraid. Proposals have been floating around how
>> make this robust, configurable (and to allow other sorts of session
>> agents, including, for example, gpg-agent), but nothing has come of that
> Do you have links to any information on these proposals? - I ask
> because I've been looking at the possibilities of better integrating
> the seahorse agent with fedora too.
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