SSH without password:micro HOWTO

    Date28 Feb 2002
    CategoryCryptography
    3572
    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    ssh is a secure clone of rsh with RSA encryption based authentication. This micro HOWTO tells you how to use ssh without having to type in your password everytime you use ssh. I had to RTFM, and I hope this will be googled for others to use.. . . ssh is a secure clone of rsh with RSA encryption based authentication. This micro HOWTO tells you how to use ssh without having to type in your password everytime you use ssh. I had to RTFM, and I hope this will be googled for others to use.

    The basis of using ssh without typing your password is public key based authentication. You need to generate a pair of public/private keys for this. We shall stick to version 2 of ssh.

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