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Old 03-19-2002, 12:12 PM   #1
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i cant seem to get the host keys to work for ssh can some one give me instructions? i can log in with a plain password but i need to use host keys for security reasons
 
Old 03-19-2002, 01:17 PM   #2
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Generate personal authorization key, using SSH Protocol 2 (-t dsa, not rsa for Protocol 1):
ssh-keygen -t dsa -f ~/.ssh/id_dsa
Now transfer and add the contents of your generated personal authorization key's public parts (that's ~/.ssh/id_dsa.pub) to the remote account's ~/.ssh/authorized_keys2
Next when using ssh to connect to the remote host you'll be asked the passphrase you entered when making the key.
 
  


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