feature request: use HOME before getpwnam() in misc.c

Gert Doering gert at greenie.muc.de
Fri May 19 16:19:15 AEST 2017


On Thu, May 18, 2017 at 09:51:04PM +0000, matthew patton wrote:
> What is the use case?
> HOME=longpath_to_config1
> ssh -i ~/.ssh/key1
> HOME=longpath_to_config2
> ssh -i ~/.ssh/key2

If you run things like that, the "~" is not expanded by ssh but by your shell.

Try "echo ~/"...

Barking up the wrong tree...

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