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Re: ssh-agent without graphical display manager? how?

On Sun,04.Jan.09, 12:18:32, Paul E Condon wrote:
> The man page instructions assume that one is running a graphical display
> manager, and I am not. This is precisely why I need help, IMHO.

I admit it's cryptic, but it's there:

,----[ ssh-agent(1) ]
| There are two main ways to get an agent set up: [...] The second is that 
| the agent prints the needed shell commands (either sh(1) or csh(1) 
| syntax can be generated) which can be evalled in the calling shell, eg 
| eval ssh-agent -s for Bourne-type shells such as sh(1) or ksh(1) and 
| eval ssh-agent -c for csh(1) and derivatives.

If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
(Albert Einstein)

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