[CentOS-docs] update HOWTO page for how to copy ssh pub keys

Robert P. J. Day

rpjday at crashcourse.ca
Thu Oct 7 11:29:01 UTC 2010


  here:

http://wiki.centos.org/HowTos/Network/SecuringSSH

the recipe for how to copy your id_rsa.pub file to a remote system is
given as:

"Copy the public key (id_rsa.pub) to the server and install it to the
authorized_keys list:

$ cat id_rsa.pub >> ~/.ssh/authorized_keys"

  i suspect it would be better if that were rewritten in terms of
using ssh-copy-id, just to be simpler and less error-prone.

rday

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