Thu Apr 23 14:11:09 GMT 2020
Am 23.04.2020 um 15:50 schrieb Chris Rodgers:
> I find the ssh-pageant package helpful to enable cygwin ssh to
> interact seamlessly with PuTTY's Pageant SSH agent. One small issue is
> that after installing, one has to add the lines:
>> |# ssh-pageant eval $(/usr/bin/ssh-pageant -r -a
> (see https://github.com/cuviper/ssh-pageant)
> <https://github.com/cuviper/ssh-pageant>to .bashrc for each user.
> Would it be acceptable to update the ssh-pageant package to add a file
> /etc/profile.d/ssh-pageant.sh that does this automatically?
Does what? Add something to other users' profiles? Sounds like MS-style
patronizing of user preferences. Certainly not appreciated by most
people. Also, why should most cygwin users want to use ssh via putty?
Mintty + ssh is a seamless modular solution.
> Or is there another preferred way to do this, e.g. a postinstall script?
> I'd be happy to draft a script file for review.
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