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Subject: Re: Question: using ssh-agent as "protected memory" storage.
Re: Question: using ssh-agent as "protected memory" storage.
From: Peter Stuge <peter_at_stuge.se>
Date: Tue, 3 Jul 2012 21:12:01 +0200
Fellow Traveler wrote:
The SSH agent is a bad fit.
> is it possible to use ssh-agent for encrypting/decrypting data
No, the agent protocol (which I guess you didn't look at yet) does
> I'm not trying to do anything on a remote machine, either.
Which should tell you right away that SSH does not really fit.
gpgme and look at what the guy did who implemented protected storage