Category: Windows

MSYS2: SSH authentication with PuTTY’s pageant

With ‘pageant’, the popular SSH client PuTTY provides a convenient tool for using SSH keys as authentication method. After loading all desired SSH keys into pageant, PuTTY is able to use those keys automatically for further authentication attempts. Besides PuTTY itself, other applications are able to use pagent. Some programs like WinSCP and FileZilla provide […]