Hostnames as Bash Commands

Richard Clamp richardc at
Sun Jan 6 12:46:11 GMT 2008

On 4 Jan 2008, at 19:00, Pedro Figueiredo wrote:
> On 1/4/08, Smylers <Smylers at> wrote:
>> That involves manually updating a list of hosts that I might want  
>> to SSH
>> to; mine and Bob's configurations automatically pick that up from
>> previous SSH activity.
> not that i thought about it before, but this can be easily generated
> from known_hosts.

Not since they started hashing the hostnames in known_hosts to try and  
prevent bad days from getting worse.

Richard Clamp <richardc at>

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