[CentOS] SSH keys question

cliff here c4ifford at gmail.com
Mon Nov 15 18:50:18 UTC 2010

I do believe the perms need to be at 700 for the ./ssh dir and 640 for the
actual key files contained.

On Mon, Nov 15, 2010 at 1:45 PM, Paul Heinlein <heinlein at madboa.com> wrote:

> On Mon, 15 Nov 2010, cliff here wrote:
> > You should check the perms on the dirs, ssh will not allow it use
> > the keys if they are too permissive. So I would check starting at
> > /home
> This is the most likely cause; I'd check there too.
> If not,
>  1. Ensure the file hash is the same (e.g., no extraneous whitespace
>     in the middle of the key)
>  2. sshd is usually pretty good about writing errors to syslog.
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