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Re: [Suspected Spam]any way to provide the ssh password from a file ?



On 12/06/2009 07:37 AM, J. Bakshi wrote:
> Hello list,
> 
> Is there any way to provide the ssh password from a file ? There is password less login option with the help of public/private key combination. But I like to have the password less login by providing the key from a file. Is it possible ? My version of ssh is  "OpenSSH_5.1p1 Debian-8  OpenSSL 0.9.8k 25 Mar 2009"
> Please let me know. 

Hello there,

You can build something using the SSH_ASKPASS environment variable to
get ssh calling the programm given in this variable for fetching the
password. Small shell script would be enough.

-- Matthias

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