Re: ssh help

From: Patrick Morris (
Date: 06/10/02

Date: Mon, 10 Jun 2002 11:57:59 -0700
From: Patrick Morris <>
To: Maccy <>

Have you got SSH set to allow root logins? And are you really sure you
want to use host-based authentication for this, and something a bit more
secure like RSA/DSA keys?

On Fri, 07 Jun 2002, Maccy wrote:

> I now have host based authentication working in my openssh config.....I
> don't have to put in a password when connecting to another machine usingt
> he same username.
> I need to be able to do the same thing using root, but it prompts me for a
> password, no matter what I try.