[K12OSN] how to set up passwordless ssh access
peter at scheie.homedns.org
Sun Jun 17 13:57:29 UTC 2007
Peter Scheie wrote:
> Micha Silver wrote:
>> Peter Scheie wrote:
>>>> I use 0600 (-r--r--r--) myself. I believe some distro's are stricter
>>>> than others about these permissions. Or maybe it changed with some
>>>> version of OpenSSH.
>> Probably a typo, but note that 0600 is not -r--r--r--
>> As others mentioned, authorized_keys needs to be readable only by it's
>> owner. So 0600 or (-rw-------) would be correct.
> Ah yes, a typo indeed. 0600 is the correct setting, which would make it
> -r--------, which are the desired permissions.
Doh! Did it again. 0600 will make the permissions -rw-------, not
-r--------. Anyway, 'chmod 0600' is the command to use. Time to go get
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