Re: why I am still asked to input password after all the setup?
I have cygwin installed on my PC and trying to ssh to my linux
I follow the instructions to create DSA keys, copy id_dsa.pub to
authorized_keys on linux machine ~/.ssh directory.
Now I run ssh, I am still asked for password.
Do you know what might be wrong?
One thing I am wondering, in the private key file which is on my
windows machie, id_dsa, I do not see my user ID and host name. Is this
You are probably being asked for a passphrase. Have you cached your
private key with ssh-agent or keychain?
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