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sshkey [2011/04/05 14:57]
cangiani
sshkey [2019/11/06 10:00] (current)
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   * When the system ask a name for the file **id_dsa** just press enter   * When the system ask a name for the file **id_dsa** just press enter
  
-  * The system will ask your for a password. This is the password that is used to encrypt your private key file (id_dsa) so that, even if the file gets stolen, it cannot be used. Try to generate a [[strongpass|strong password]].+  * The system will ask your for a password. This is the password that is used to encrypt your private key file (id_dsa) so that, even if the file gets stolen, it cannot be used. Try to generate a strong password.
  
   * Now you have to append the content of your public key file ''​~/​.ssh/​id_dsa.pub''​ into the ''​~/​.ssh/​authorized_keys''​ on the machines where you want to be able to ssh into (e.g. if you are generating the key pair on your laptop, you might want to add the public key on the cluster lth.epfl.ch):​   * Now you have to append the content of your public key file ''​~/​.ssh/​id_dsa.pub''​ into the ''​~/​.ssh/​authorized_keys''​ on the machines where you want to be able to ssh into (e.g. if you are generating the key pair on your laptop, you might want to add the public key on the cluster lth.epfl.ch):​
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