SSH Command Line Password Support

Jan-Frode Myklebust janfrode at
Thu Aug 28 07:27:59 EST 2008

On 2008-08-27, Daniel Kahn Gillmor < at> wrote:

> As Carson Gaspar pointed out elsewhere in this thread, the ssh-askpass
> functionality is already present, and could be scripted.

SSH_ASKPASS doesn't work together with "sftp -b batchfile", so 
expect seems to be the only way to do automated password-based


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