[CentOS] ssh-agent

Tue Apr 6 17:39:52 UTC 2010
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

On 4/6/2010 12:22 PM, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
>> 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?

These are both infinitely configurable, but I think the defaults end up 
running /etc/X11/xinit/xinitrc or /etc/X11/xinit/Xsession any way you do 
it.  So the answer is yes.

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com