How to stop ssh-agent being started?
ja at jaa.org.uk
Thu Feb 21 19:40:15 UTC 2008
On Thu, 2008-02-21 at 13:06 -0600, Rex Dieter wrote:
> John Austin wrote:
> > Slightly off-topic !!
> > I'm using F8 x86-64 kdm/kde
> > I have been putting a 3 line script in /etc/kde/env to get ssh-agent
> > working
> > To enable ssh-agent then create the file /etc/kde/env/ssh_agent_enable.sh
> > #!/bin/sh
> > eval `ssh-agent`
> > /usr/bin/ssh-add
> > Is this wrong ?
> > How should I have been doing it ????
> ssh-agent should get started automatically (via stuff in /etc/X11/xinit).
> You shouldn't need to do anything extra.
> -- Rex
But if I do it that way I have to enter a pass phrase each time I do a
ssh, scp or konqueror-fish.
With my little script I don't - what am I missing ?
I'm authenticating with a public/private key.
PS I admit there are lots of
or similar !!!!!!!!!
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