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Re: ssh-hostkey enhancement
From: Patrick Donnelly <batrick () batbytes com>
Date: Fri, 20 Sep 2013 15:39:06 -0400
On Thu, Sep 19, 2013 at 5:40 PM, Fyodor <fyodor () nmap org> wrote:
Hi George. This is a neat feature but my initial thought is that if added
to trunk, it should probably be off by default. Users who want it could
then set known-hosts. Then again, if there are folks who would like to
have it on by default, now is a good time to speak up.
I told George to write it this way. I can understand hesitation
towards reading ~/.ssh/known_hosts. My opinion is that this is a
harmless improvement. However, I'm okay with this being turned on by
the user although I worry the script's enhanced functionality won't
see use as a result.
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