FEATURE: -f -f - fork after successful open of fwd port/display/agent

Frank Cusack fcusack at fcusack.com
Sat Feb 2 08:38:40 EST 2002

On Fri, Feb 01, 2002 at 01:10:57PM -0500, Nicolas Williams wrote:
> ALSO, "ssh -f -f ..." actually detaches from the tty, and it closes the
> session channel correctly.
> Please see the forkoff() function added to clientloop.c: it correctly
> closes the channel for the SSHv2 session.
> Comments?

"-f -f" is fairly ugly.

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