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ssh_key_help [2016/12/12 10:21]
onicolas [Unix]
ssh_key_help [2016/12/12 10:24]
onicolas [Windows]
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 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).
  
 ## Windows ## Windows
  
-The SSH key generation can be a little bit more difficult on MS Windows, ​espacialy ​if you're not used to the quite crude Putty tool suite. Indeed, you need to use the Puttygen tool to generate a SSH key pair.+The SSH key generation can be a little bit more difficult on MS Windows, ​especially ​if you're not used to the quite crude Putty tool suite. Indeed, you need to use the Puttygen tool to generate a SSH key pair.
  
 You can get Putty (the SSH client) and Puttygen (the key generation tool) from the author'​s [website](http://​www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/​~sgtatham/​putty/​download.html). You can get Putty (the SSH client) and Puttygen (the key generation tool) from the author'​s [website](http://​www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/​~sgtatham/​putty/​download.html).
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-You should end up with two files, a public and a private ​keys:+You should end up with two files, a public and a private ​key:
  
 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.
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