ssh public key authentication

Lorenzo Luengo lluengo at
Wed Jan 7 16:22:41 UTC 2009

Hi Luca,

Luca Ferrari escribió:
> Hi,
> I'd like a user to ssh another host (both ubuntu 8.1) without being prompted 
> for a password, so I copied the rsa (and also dsa) public keys to the target 
> host, added these keys to the authorized_keys file but when I do ssh I'm 
> prompted for a password, and I don't understand why. Here's an excerpet of the 
> debug messages of the ssh client:
> (snip)
> anyone has an idea of what the problem could be?
I don't know what the problem might be, but I remebered that once I did 
it. Looking in my bookmarks i found this

Have a look at that, it might be helpful.
> Thanks,
> Luca
Lorenzo Luengo Contreras
Administrador de Sistemas DGEO
Universidad de Concepción
Concepción - Chile

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