* bug#56082: home: services: openssh: identity-file could be a list of strings.
@ 2022-06-19 7:39 Oleg Pykhalov
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From: Oleg Pykhalov @ 2022-06-19 7:39 UTC (permalink / raw)
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Currently ‘identity-file’ in ‘openssh-host’ record is a ‘maybe-string’,
but it could be a list, which generates a config like:
SSH_CONFIG(5) man page:
It is possible to have multiple identity files specified in con‐
figuration files; all these identities will be tried in sequence.
Multiple IdentityFile directives will add to the list of identi‐
ties tried (this behaviour differs from that of other configura‐
Personally I use more than one ‘IdentityFile’ as a workaround to define
a big ‘ssh_config’. SSH connects with a first successed ‘IdentityFile’.
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