[CentOS] ssh-agent

Todd Denniston Todd.Denniston at tsb.cranrdte.navy.mil
Tue Apr 6 17:39:20 UTC 2010

m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote, On 04/06/2010 01:22 PM:
>> On 4/6/2010 11:56 AM, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
>>>>> On 4/6/2010 10:46 AM, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
>>>>>> Todd wrote:
>>>>>>> m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote, On 04/06/2010 10:51 AM:
>>>>>>>> What I was doing: log onto my machine (system run level 5, I log
>>>>>>>> out, NOT just lock the screen, every single night; therefore, there
>>>>>>>> should be no processes running owned by me), and in a terminal
> window, do
> <snip>
>> it.   But, you don't have to start one at all because normal X startup
>> will do it for you - and correctly.  You only need to run ssh-add.
> "Normal X startup" - do you mean login, in runlevel 5, or do you mean
> runlevel 3, and startx?
>        mark

from my other email...
12) ...
i.e. understand /etc/X11/xinit/xinitrc-common kicks it off for you.
in runlevel 5, not sure if it does so in any other runlevel.

Todd Denniston
Crane Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC Crane)
Harnessing the Power of Technology for the Warfighter

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