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Re: Cygwin & openssh(d) & login without password
- From: Corinna Vinschen <corinna-cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Tue, 5 Oct 2004 10:47:57 +0200
- Subject: Re: Cygwin & openssh(d) & login without password
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- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Oct 5 16:00, David Campbell wrote:
> I've read lots of web pages about how to set it up, and I believe I've
> followed them, eg http://bumblebee.lcs.mit.edu/ssh2/ (for openssh to
Why don't you read the official documentation instead? OpenSSH comes
with a lot of man pages. Then there's /usr/share/doc/Cygwin/openssh.README.
Then you could have used ssh-host-config and ssh-user-config for the
> The ssh client user's identity has to be in the other user's
> authorized_keys2 file. In this example, the two files are identical.
`man ssh' does not mention authorized_keys2 at all. The file is called
authorized_keys and contains all keys, SSH1 and SSH2 RSA/DSA keys.
> The permissions of the files have to be right:
And ~/.ssh/authorized_keys must be readable by the user running sshd,
so usually SYSTEM or sshd_server (on 2K3).
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