Paul L. Snyder on 26 May 2004 16:10:03 -0000

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Re: [PLUG] ssh oddity (continued)

Quoting "Paul L. Snyder" <>:

>  It lets you conveniently reuse an established ssh-agent between different
> logons on the same machine, saving retyping of passphrases on machines you
> control.

Er, sorry about the duplication...missed the post where it was
mentioned.  Mea culpa!  As atonement, here are links to several
articles on ssh-agent and keychain, for those who haven't played
with openssh's public-key authentication mechanisms.  It can be
very convenient once you get all the pieces in place.

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