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authordjm@openbsd.org <djm@openbsd.org>2018-10-03 06:38:35 +0000
committerDamien Miller <djm@mindrot.org>2018-10-03 16:39:58 +1000
commit5eff5b858e717e901e6af6596306a114de9f79f2 (patch)
tree1e89894968478a2c5b44cabd9747fd90d51725e1 /ssh_config.5
parenta46ac4d86b25414d78b632e8173578b37e5f8a83 (diff)
upstream: Allow ssh_config IdentityAgent directive to accept
environment variable names as well as explicit paths. ok dtucker@ OpenBSD-Commit-ID: 2f0996e103876c53d8c9dd51dcce9889d700767b
Diffstat (limited to 'ssh_config.5')
-rw-r--r--ssh_config.58
1 files changed, 6 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/ssh_config.5 b/ssh_config.5
index 27136dbd..4d5b01d3 100644
--- a/ssh_config.5
+++ b/ssh_config.5
@@ -33,8 +33,8 @@
.\" (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF
.\" THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.
.\"
-.\" $OpenBSD: ssh_config.5,v 1.285 2018/09/21 12:46:22 djm Exp $
-.Dd $Mdocdate: September 21 2018 $
+.\" $OpenBSD: ssh_config.5,v 1.286 2018/10/03 06:38:35 djm Exp $
+.Dd $Mdocdate: October 3 2018 $
.Dt SSH_CONFIG 5
.Os
.Sh NAME
@@ -877,6 +877,10 @@ If the string
is specified, the location of the socket will be read from the
.Ev SSH_AUTH_SOCK
environment variable.
+Otherwise if the specified value begins with a
+.Sq $
+character, then it will be treated as an environment variable containing
+the location of the socket.
.Pp
Arguments to
.Cm IdentityAgent