ssh localhost without passphrase

John Hubbard ender8282 at
Thu Dec 11 18:41:41 UTC 2008

Chaman Singh Verma wrote:
> Hello,
> From the root window, I can do ssh localhost, but after that it ask 
> for passphrase. How can I disallow passphrase recursively ?
> May be the following  output will clarify my doubt.
> csv610 at blackhole:~$ ssh localhost
> Linux blackhole 2.6.27-9-generic #1 SMP Thu Nov 20 22:15:32 UTC 2008 
> x86_64
> The programs included with the Ubuntu system are free software;
> the exact distribution terms for each program are described in the
> individual files in /usr/share/doc/*/copyright.
> Ubuntu comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by
> applicable law.
> To access official Ubuntu documentation, please visit:
> Last login: Thu Dec 11 23:42:08 2008 from localhost
> csv610 at blackhole:~$ ssh localhost
> Enter passphrase for key '/home/csv610/.ssh/id_rsa':
> Thanks.
> csv
I think that you want to follow these instructions [1] so that you can 
log in via ssh without password prompt.  It looks like you might have 
done some of this already.  Let me know if this doesn't solve your 



To be or not to be, that is the question
                2b || !2b
(0b10)*(0b1100010) || !(0b10)*(0b1100010)
        0b11000100 || !0b11000100
        0b11000100 || 0b00111011
        255, that is the answer.

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