SSh-agent not dying after vnc viewer
jnw "at" realvnc.com
Wed Feb 1 15:25:02 2006
Ssh-agent is nothing to do with VNC. A trivial web-search for "ssh-agent"
shows that it's an SSH key-management helper program, and may also be
launched by Gnome.
Wez @ RealVNC Ltd.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com
> [mailto:vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com] On Behalf Of Financial
> Systems & Economic Analytics
> Sent: 01 February 2006 14:51
> To: James Weatherall
> Cc: vnc-list "at" realvnc.com
> Subject: Re: SSh-agent not dying after vnc viewer
> If these two are not related? Why does an ssh-agent start
> every time I
> open a vnc session to my server? I have tested this by
> logging in from
> my PC and the looking at the processess list for my logged in user. I
> kill all the ssh-agents and did it all again.
> I found this because in setting the vnc up, I logged in and out many
> many time. I had 30+ ssh-agents running in the background on
> the server.
> Thank you
> James Weatherall wrote:
> > Joe,
> > SSH is a separate system to VNC. The two are not related.
> > Cheers,
> > Wez @ RealVNC Ltd.
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com
> >> [mailto:vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com] On Behalf Of Financial
> >> Systems & Economic Analytics
> >> Sent: 01 February 2006 05:37
> >> To: vnc-list "at" realvnc.com
> >> Subject: SSh-agent not dying after vnc viewer
> >> exit/logoff/logout/disconnect
> >> I could use a little help.
> >> I am running VNC 4.1 on a linux RHEL4 machine using xinetd. I have
> >> found that the ssh-agent starts each time I log into the
> server, but
> >> does not die/exit when I logout, logoff, or disconnect.
> >> I have read the mailing lists and googled for several hours
> >> but can not
> >> find the setting in the vnc documents or the way to call a
> exit script
> >> when the service stops. Can any one help me get ssh-agent to
> >> exit when
> >> I quit the viewer?
> >> Thank you
> >> joe
> >> _______________________________________________
> >> VNC-List mailing list
> >> VNC-List "at" realvnc.com
> >> To remove yourself from the list visit:
> >> http://www.realvnc.com/mailman/listinfo/vnc-list
> VNC-List mailing list
> VNC-List "at" realvnc.com
> To remove yourself from the list visit: