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From: Jens Maurer (Jens.Maurer_at_[hidden])
Date: 2001-01-19 13:53:12

Beman Dawes wrote:
> Is there a way to avoid having to enter your password every time scp is
> used?

Yes, generate yourself a private/public key pair using "ssh-keygen"
and use cut & paste to copy the public key (in a local file named to the file


on (this is a Linux box, login and password
are the same as your CVS ones).

You should now be able to login to just by

ssh -l beman_dawes

without giving your password. If this works, scp without password works
as well.

Jens Maurer

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