diff dbclient.1 @ 560:52d7301e46bd agent-client

Agent forwarding works
author Matt Johnston <matt@ucc.asn.au>
date Thu, 30 Jul 2009 15:14:33 +0000
parents 7fc4ba3c1cbb
children a415c5b71420
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--- a/dbclient.1	Wed Jul 29 02:58:33 2009 +0000
+++ b/dbclient.1	Thu Jul 30 15:14:33 2009 +0000
@@ -82,6 +82,11 @@
 Always accept hostkeys if they are unknown. If a hostkey mismatch occurs the
 connection will abort as normal.
+.B \-A
+Forward agent connections to the remote host. dbclient will use any
+OpenSSH-style agent program if available ($SSH_AUTH_SOCK will be set) for
+public key authentication.  Forwarding is only enabled if -A is specified.
 .B \-W \fIwindowsize
 Specify the per-channel receive window buffer size. Increasing this 
 may improve network performance at the expense of memory use. Use -h to see the