≡ Menu

SSH Automatic RSA Key login

The following method shows how to setup SSH Automatic RSA Key login with two simple steps.

Create RSA key on LOCAL Host without a passphrase.

ssh-keygen -t rsa

Copy the RSA key to the REMOTE Host, while making sure the directory .ssh exists within the user’s home directory.

cat .ssh/id_rsa.pub | ssh username@REMOTE.Host 'cat >> .ssh/authorized_keys'

If you want to have this feature from both direction, you need to do the above tasks from both servers.

Comments on this entry are closed.

Next post:

Previous post:

Copyright © Nish Vamadevan 2002-2017. All Rights Reserved. Terms and Policies.