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Creating a Key

Creating a key with the defaults. If you enter a passphrase... you will have to enter it every time you use the key.

[user@server1]# ssh-keygen -t rsa -b 2048
Generating public/private rsa key pair.
Enter file in which to save the key (/root/.ssh/id_rsa): # Hit Enter
Enter passphrase (empty for no passphrase): # Hit Enter
Enter same passphrase again: # Hit Enter
Your identification has been saved in /root/.ssh/id_rsa.
Your public key has been saved in /root/.ssh/id_rsa.pub.

Copy the key to the remote server...

ssh-copy-id <remoteUser>@<remoteServer>

You will have to log in this time but not he next.

CREATED 2021-03-28 10:31:18.0


UPDATED 2021-03-28 10:31:38.0


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