ssh-agent use in different security domains

Damien Miller djm at
Tue Oct 25 22:15:42 EST 2011

On Tue, 25 Oct 2011, Saku Ytti wrote:

> That's good news, hope it pans out. Just to verify that I'm not missing
> something obvious. As I understand this is fairly typical usage scenario.
> How are other people addressing this?

Well, you can run multiple agents listening at specified sockets using
ssh-agent's -a option and switch between them manually by resetting
SSH_AUTH_SOCK. There isn't any automated way at present.


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