Smartcard support for SSH client
Two small changes would enable smart card users to use their smartcard for ssh auth.
1. Installing the opensc package.
This would allow using
ssh -I /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/pkcs11/opensc-pkcs11.so xy@ and similar
PKCS11Provider /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/pkcs11/opensc-pkcs11.so to
This allows using
ssh xy@ or
As an alternative to step 2, users can add the line to their ~/.ssh/config. But that obviously requires awareness and persistence to be convenient.