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Re^2: OT - SSH Helpby smullis (Pilgrim)
|on Oct 29, 2004 at 10:12 UTC||Need Help??|
For those of you yet to experience the pure joy of SSH used properly:
On a unix box: (or Cygwin).
Now let's copy the Public key to the remote machine you want to have access to:
Now let's start up ssh-agent. You can either run you WM via ssh-agent: Add the following to your .xinitrc file:
or to your .bashrc:
Hooray... We're all setNow, run ssh-add to add your private key passphrase to the ssh-agent keyring:
Now, you can log into the remote machine with wanton abandon.
Repeat as necessary
I hope you'll all forgive the non-perlness of this post but I thought someone, somewhere may just find it usefull.