lars+lister.freebsd at adventuras.no
Tue Feb 15 15:57:04 GMT 2005
>> I set ssh-agent just fine for a session from a xterm under X.
>> But what I'd like to have is once I log in to have session start from
>> my .profile so that when I do "startx" every subsequent xterm
>> 'inherits' the ssh-agent so that I don't have to type in the password.
>> Is such a thing do-able ?
> in ~/.xinit start your windowmanager with something like:
correction: i have this in the file ~/.xsession , sorry.
> "/usr/bin/ssh-agent ~/bin/startmywindowmanager"
> if you are using xdm, some applications in ports can help you with
> providing a password-dialog, among others "ssh_askpass_gtk2".
> Hilsen Lars
>> Thank you
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