verifying host key

From: Marton Fabo (
Date: 02/09/04

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    Is there an OpenSSH command line tool, or a switch to ssh or ssh-keyscan
    which verifies the requested server's host key against the public key
    saved in known_hosts, and returns with an appropriate return value? That
    is, e.g. a command-line switch to ssh which prevents it from trying to
    log in, and causes it to exit after the host key check.


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