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  1. #1
    Linux User
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    Jan 2003
    Cardiff, Wales

    ssh without password

    I have a small lan. I want to be able to ssh between them without asking for a password - preferably as root. Any pointers. man pages for ssh_config and sshd_config are massive and confusing.
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  2. #2
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    Pontypridd, Wales
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  3. #3

    You have to create a ssh key...

    ssh-keygen -t dsa

    don't enter any password, just hit enter...

    Put the (or what ever you called your key) on the /root/.ssh/authorized_keys on the machine you wanna connect to without password...


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