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deqmacrom 04-14-2005 11:22 AM

Ssh without prompting for a password
 
Hi,
I want to login in a ssh server without prompting for a password.
I have read the post "Public key authentication with ssh" in:
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...ticle&artid=79
but it doesn't work (The sshd continues prompting me for a password)

The two only differences between my case and the case related in the post is that I want to login from a linux ssh client to a irix ssh server (and not linux ssh server like in the post) and what, in irix, the .authorized_keys file is named .authorization for default.

Is there another difference between linux and irix ssh server that could cause the error?

Thank you!!

johnson_steve 04-14-2005 12:17 PM

are you using the sgi ssh server or the freeware open ssh? I use the freeware one on irix 6.5 on a octane and i dont need a password. You set it up like the linux ssh with an .authorized_keys file get the freeware open ssl & open ssh packages from the sgi freeware page and try these

http://freeware.sgi.com/index-by-alpha.html

deqmacrom 04-21-2005 03:13 AM

Thank you,
I changed sgi ssh server for openssh and all works fine!

Thanks!


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