ssh client password option

Bob Proulx bob at
Mon May 23 04:34:34 EST 2005

hkb2tw_ at wrote:
> i need the feature of a password option (like --password) for
> scripting/testing purpose.
> I know its not secure and i am aware of that, i just need it for
> internal testing purpose.

You might look at using expect.

Or one of the expect follow-ons such as these perl modules:


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