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Installs pam_ssh_agent_auth and configures sudo to use it


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Version information

  • 0.0.1 (latest)
released Mar 21st 2013

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Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'tobyw4n-pam_ssh_agent_auth_sudo', '0.0.1'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add tobyw4n-pam_ssh_agent_auth_sudo
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install tobyw4n-pam_ssh_agent_auth_sudo --version 0.0.1

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tobyw4n/pam_ssh_agent_auth_sudo — version 0.0.1 Mar 21st 2013


Puppet module that installs the pam_ssh_agent_auth PAM module and changes the /etc/pam.d/sudo config so that sudoers are authenticated with their ssh-agent instead of a password.

All you need to get your servers doing this: include pam_ssh_agent_auth_sudo

You may wish to check out the pam_ssh_agent_auth project page for more information on the PAM module.


Apache License, Version 2.0


Toby Collier


This is currently only tested on Amazon Linux

Please log issues at the pam_ssh_agent_auth_sudo GitHub issues page.