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ssh_key_help [2016/12/12 10:11]
onicolas [SSH key creation procedure]
ssh_key_help [2016/12/12 10:22]
onicolas [Unix]
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-The part in braces '[ ]' is optional and omitting it will generate key files at the default ​placement ​($HOME/​.ssh/​). If you wish to generate the keys at a different ​place other than the default one, replace the value of `output_keyfile` with the desired destination path for the newly created key pair. Two files will be created ​at the destination path:+The part in braces '[ ]' is optional and omitting it will generate key files at the default ​location ​($HOME/​.ssh/​). If you wish to generate the keys at a different ​location, replace the value of `output_keyfile` with the desired destination path for the newly created key pair. Two files will be created:
  
 1. The public key will have the *.pub* extension. This **is** the key that you will send us. 1. The public key will have the *.pub* extension. This **is** the key that you will send us.
 2. The private key should **never** be sent to anyone, even us, and remain secret. 2. The private key should **never** be sent to anyone, even us, and remain secret.
  
-You can get more info about the `ssh-keygen` command in the **manpage** (which can be found [there](http://​www.delafond.org/​traducmanfr/​man/​man1/​ssh-keygen.1.html) for instance).+You can get more info about the `ssh-keygen` command in the **manpage** (which can be found [here](http://​www.delafond.org/​traducmanfr/​man/​man1/​ssh-keygen.1.html) for instance).
  
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