Auto Generate SSH Keys with ssh-keygen

By | December 21, 2011

Hi there, here is a small tip that might help you create ssh dsa keys without any human intervention. The following command will create two file, id_dsa and in the .ssh directory of the user. You can use the key and paste in the “authorized_keys” file in the .ssh directory of the remote server to connect to the machine passwordless.

ssh-keygen -q -t dsa -N ‘ ‘ -f ~/.ssh/id_dsa


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