[CentOS] scp and key login

Kai Schaetzl maillists at conactive.com
Wed Oct 1 15:31:43 UTC 2008

Tony Schreiner wrote on Wed, 1 Oct 2008 11:01:23 -0400:

> ssh-agent $SHELL
> which will not need the above step, but will start another shell, so  
> you will need to exit twice to logout.

This works, thanks. There's nothing of that mentioned in man ssh-agent.
That also means I have to execute ssh-agent $SHELL and ssh-add each time I 
login and want to use forwarding, right?

> If you are running GNOME, there is also the gnome-ssh-askpass

Not using a GUI.


Kai Schätzl, Berlin, Germany
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