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RE: Re: how to make ssh-agent automatically
- From: "Morche Matthias" <Matthias dot Morche at P7S1Produktion dot de>
- To: "H.S." <hs dot samix at gmail dot com>, <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Thu, 1 Dec 2005 17:24:49 +0100
- Subject: RE: Re: how to make ssh-agent automatically
You're right, I avoided the use of passphrases and carefully considered
the loss of security imposed by that and thus I do not need ssh-agent...
It's been so long ago, that I just forgot about those consequences...
> Morche Matthias wrote:
>> You just want to connect from one host to another one. It's totally
>> sufficient to set up the key and copy the public part into authorized
>> keys on the remote host. I never used ssh-agent nor ssh-add and
> 1. I did that. So why I am asked for my SSH passphrase when I try to
> SSH from my local machine to remote machine?
> 2. In your situation, do you have pass phrases for SSH or not?
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