[maemo-users] ssh key

From: Marius Gedminas marius at pov.lt
Date: Sat Apr 28 11:20:29 EEST 2007
On Fri, Apr 27, 2007 at 08:33:09PM -0400, James Knott wrote:
> How do I generate an ssh key, so that I can connect without using a
> password?

Run ssh-keygen on a desktop somewhere.  Copy the public key to your
Nokia.  Then use xterm/ssh to move it to ~/.ssh/authorized_keys

> I had hoped to be able to use OpenSSH, but when I run the
> installer, it says openssh isn't available.

You need to enable red-pill mode [1] and add the maemo repository (not
extras, the SDK one [2]) to get ssh [3].

  [1] http://maemo.org/maemowiki/ApplicationManagerRedPillMode
  [2] http://mg.pov.lt/770/maemo-repository.install
  [3] http://mg.pov.lt/770/openssh.install

Marius Gedminas
Linux don't need no steenkin' viruses. The users can destroy the
system all by themselves....
		-- Peter Dalgaard in comp.os.linux.misc
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