[Bug 1052707] Re: ssh client ignores PasswordAuthentication no

rakslice 1052707 at bugs.launchpad.net
Tue Sep 18 23:02:55 UTC 2012

This is with the stock openssh-client in Ubuntu 12.04.

$ ssh -V
OpenSSH_5.9p1 Debian-5ubuntu1, OpenSSL 1.0.1 14 Mar 2012

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  ssh client ignores PasswordAuthentication no

Status in “openssh” package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  With the setting "PasswordAuthentication no" in /etc/ssh/ssh_config or
  when passing -o PasswordAuthentication=no, ssh still prompts for a
  password for keyboard-interactive authentication.

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