Agent Forwarding on Solaris, 3.4p1

Kevin Mack kmack at
Wed Aug 14 11:30:00 EST 2002

> >> Has anyone used Agent Forwarding in 3.4p1?
> >> We can't seem to get it working under Solaris 2.6 or 8 (Sparc).
> >i do, all sparc and intel 8, work just fine
> >check your sshd_config and ssh_config files ...
> With ssh-agent on machineA, we can connect to machineB, but
> get prompted for the passphrase when we try to continue on
> to machineC.
> 'ForwardAgent yes' is in ssh_config.  Using 'ssh -A' made no
> difference.

It appears the "UseLogin yes" setting in sshd_config is the problem.
Turning this off made forwarding work again.  Thanks for all your

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