[Bug 2243] scp ignoring ~/.ssh/config when both source and destination are remote hosts

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Sat May 31 06:34:38 EST 2014


--- Comment #1 from Adam Wolk <adam.wolk at koparo.com> ---
As reported by tkoskine on IRC it seems to be related that HOST a
config is taken into consideration.

The -3 option worked for tkoskine while tunelling traffic through his
own host. This hangs for me:

mulander at koparo move]$ scp -3 build.koparo.com:~/adam.txt
Enter passphrase for key '/home/mulander/.ssh/id_rsa': Enter passphrase
for key '/home/mulander/.ssh/id_rsa':

Since I don't have a an ssh agent running.

Not sure if this is a bug or feature. I expected my client to negotiate
the connection (auth against both boxes) and both ends passing the data
after that.

Also the connection hanging with no indication is a bit problematic to

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