RE: setting up ssh keys
From: Tobias Speckbacher (tobias_at_quova.com)
Date: Wed, 31 Mar 2004 12:50:04 -0800 To: "Bill Edison" <email@example.com>
Make sure that the permissions on the authorized key file are correct.
Chmod 600 should do the trick.
Ssh -vvv user@host is very helpful tracking key issues down.
From: Darren Tucker [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Tuesday, March 30, 2004 4:29 PM
To: Bill Edison
Subject: Re: setting up ssh keys
Bill Edison wrote:
> The keys gen'd and moved fine
Did you put the contents of the *.pub key into authorized_keys?
> but when I ssh'ed/scp-ed/or sftp-ed to the linux
> box- it asks for my passphase anyhow.
Failing that, try running the server in debug mode:
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