On Tue, Feb 27, 2007 at 09:04:23PM -0400, Guillermo Garron wrote:
> On 2/27/07, jeffd <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >Francesco Pietra wrote:
> >> Hi All:
> >> Is anyone aware of a friendly openssh (including
> >> server) that installs on Debian etch and allows
> >> interactive connections secured by pubkeys?
> >> I installed ssh and openssh-server from debian. OK
> >> using password, though I met problems in configuring
> >> for pubkeys (ssd_config comes with "UsePAM yes"
> >> "PermitRootLogin yes" #AuthorizedKeysFile %h/
> >> .ssh/authorized_keys" (does %h refer to every user?).
> >> Tired with trial-and-error I hope to find an easir
> >> groung elsewhere.
> >> Not anyone is a professional administrator, though
> >> many of us have to get the OS running. A bit more
> >> comments of the config file would help.
> >I think what you are looking for is :
> >PubkeyAuthentication yes
> >then put your public key on the remote machine in
> >~/.ssh/authorized_keys . also make sure that file is chmod'd to 600
> Some time ago i wrote this,
Not to mention:
You'll want to use a passphrase, and ssh-agent for a real balance
between security and convenience.
- From: Francesco Pietra <email@example.com>
- Re: ssh
- From: jeffd <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Re: ssh
- From: "Guillermo Garron" <email@example.com>