SSH Command Line Password Support

Jim Knoble jmknoble at
Wed Sep 3 04:44:46 EST 2008

Circa 2008-08-29 15:11 dixit Jim Knoble:

: (2) Always use SSH_ASKPASS, ignoring whether DISPLAY is set and whether
: a controlling tty exists:
:     SSH_ASKPASS="always:/path/to/file"


: State (2) requires command-line options
: for ssh-add or ssh-agent.

That should be, "requires NO command-line options for ssh-add or

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