Trouble using ssh-agent from macports

Lawrence Velázquez larryv at
Sat Jun 1 19:41:43 PDT 2013

On May 31, 2013, at 8:04 PM, Mattias Lindgren <mlindgren at> wrote:

> I did as you recommend, but am still running into problems:
> mbp:~ mlindgren$ ssh-add
> Enter passphrase for /Users/mlindgren/.ssh/id_rsa: 
> Identity added: /Users/mlindgren/.ssh/id_rsa (/Users/mlindgren/.ssh/id_rsa)
> Enter passphrase for /Users/mlindgren/.ssh/id_ecdsa: 
> Could not add identity: /Users/mlindgren/.ssh/id_ecdsa
> mbp:~ mlindgren$ ps -ax | grep ssh-agent
>   449 ??         0:00.05 /usr/bin/ssh-agent -l
> Looks like it is still running the native ssh-agent.

My fault, for some reason I thought you wanted to run sshd. That's what "port load openssh" does.

You'll probably want to run "sudo port unload openssh" and then hope for help from someone who knows what they're doing :)


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