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Re: ssh question



> ssh CAN replace both rsh and rlogin,  To do things as you would with rsh,
> you use 'ssh <command>'.  The trick is that you must first put the public
> keys for each system into either /etc/ssh or your .ssh directory (in the
> files ssh_known_keys or known_keys respectively).  The easiest way to do
> this is to slogin from one machine to the other, and then do the same from
> the other machine back again - manually approving authentication each
> time (by the way - slogin is just an alias for ssh).

yes, but even then ssh asks for a password, I've tried every authentication
method described in the ssh man page, but I couldn't get it to login without
manual authentication (with rsa keys it asks for the passphrase).  The other
thing I don't like about ssh is that it doesn't enforce the
/etc/login.access /etc/limits or the comment field in /etc/passwd (which
allows you to set the priority at which users processes run at)..  As I have
no real need to have my sessions encrypted, I see no advantage to using ssh
over telnet..

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