ssh-askpass and ssh-agent

Claes Holmerson claes at
Tue Jan 4 15:10:15 UTC 2005

On Tue, 4 Jan 2005, Satish Balay wrote:

> Hm...
> Fedora (or rather 'switchdesk KDE') already creates
> ~/.Xclients-default file with all the relavant WM stuff in it.
> If you need additonal x clients - you add them to either ~/.Xclients
> or ~/.Xclients-default.
> In case of 'ssh-add' - its a 1 line addition:
> ssh-add < /dev/null
> Not sure which part of this is troubling you..

I didn't have these files, and didn't know about switchdesk. After I run
it I got them. I didn't know about their status - the login process is
quite complicated, and differs between distributions and login managers.
That is what was troubling me.  It is a little clearer now, thanks

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