Tim Cross <theophil...@gmail.com> writes: > On Thu, Oct 13, 2011 at 1:15 AM, Matthew Vernon > > [snip] > >> I can work around this username problem by doing something like: >> (setq vm-ssh-program-switches >> '("-l" "bob") >> ) >> > > A way to work around this limitation would be to use the ~/.ssh/config > file, which will allow you to set the login name on a per host basis. > Remember that ssh is quite picky regarding the permissions of .ssh and > the files it contains.
I know I could use .ssh/config (though in fact I regularly log in to the target with two different usernames), but it still seems to me that this is something VM should support? Thanks, Matthew -- `O'-----0 `O'---. `O'---. `O'---. \___| | \___|0-/ \___|/ \___| | | /\ | | \ | |\ | | The Dangers of modern veterinary life