anyone using Putty and ssh-agent?

Nelis Lamprecht nlamprecht at
Thu Jan 13 06:27:42 PST 2005

On Thu, 13 Jan 2005 08:26:43 -0500, Dan Langille <dan at> wrote:
> I'm trying to get putty and ssh-agent working under 5.3-stable.
> Anyone succeeded?
> I have plain ssh working with ssh-agent, but not putty. The issue is
> just putty, not ssh-agent.
> --

Similiar problems have been noted on this list before with putty, the
solution was to set PasswordAuthentication to yes in your sshd_config
which is disabled by default in 5.3


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