[CentOS] ssh with shared home dir

Gordon Messmer yinyang at eburg.com
Mon Oct 25 04:47:50 EDT 2010


On 10/24/2010 02:25 PM, JohnS wrote:
>
> On Sun, 2010-10-24 at 13:12 -0700, Gordon Messmer wrote:
>> On 10/22/2010 08:17 PM, Tim Dunphy wrote:
>>> PermitEmptyPasswords no   ???? In sshd_config on the server ???  That
>>> would work for keys that do not have a password.  You created the key
>>> without a password right?
>>
>> The server does not know whether the client's key has a passphrase.
>> PermitEmptyPasswords has no effect on key authentication.
>>
> Had to go back and try it I thought it did.  I think what I meant was
> PasswordAuthentication no ?

Doesn't matter...  That setting won't interact with keys whether they 
have a passphrase or not.


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