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Re: [opensuse] backup question to y'all
  • From: Boyd Lynn Gerber <gerberb@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 17 Apr 2006 14:31:04 -0600
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.63.0604171427280.23970@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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> On Mon, Apr 17, 2006 at 02:22:20PM +0200, Christian Boltz wrote:
> > > How to do that can be seen on
> > > A complete explanation is given there.
> Thanks. I know, every page can be enhanced. :-)
> That is nice. I just like to do it in steps when I explain something.
> That way people will learn something. Otherwise I would just write a scrip
> and say: run this. (Hey. Nice idea. :-)
> It still asks for the password and the point is that it shouldn't. At least
> that happens with me.
> > * "no passphrase" isn't something I like...
> If I don't use that, I can't run a remote script automagially. It keeps
> asking for a passphrase. Now why would I eneter a passpfrase if I son't
> want to enter a password.

I use the following so I only enter the pass phase once.

$ ssh-agent $SHELL
$ ssh-add

This really works.

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