[CentOS] ssh with shared home dir

JohnS jses27 at gmail.com
Mon Oct 25 06:19:31 EDT 2010


On Mon, 2010-10-25 at 01:47 -0700, Gordon Messmer wrote:
> 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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Well this is why it did :0
It did so because the permissions on the know_hosts file were wrong that
is why I it did.  I went back and checked the logs to see why because I
knew it did.  So it fooled me (-...

John



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