Variable substitution in UserKnownHostsFile configuration option

Dmitry Katsubo dma_k at
Sun Jan 11 01:10:38 AEDT 2015

Dear OpenSSH developers,

Do you find it a good idea if variable substitution is implemented in
UserKnownHostsFile the same way it is done for IdentityFile? In
ssh_config I would like to write something like

UserKnownHostsFile ~/keys/%r/known_hosts


With best regards,

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