In this article i will explain you to how to connect remote server machine using password less login.
SSH client : 10.80.253.11
SSH remote Host : 10.80.253.12
Generate a pair key on ssh server :
$ ssh-keygen -t rsa
Generating public/private rsa key pair.
Enter file in which to save the key (/root/.ssh/id_rsa):
Enter passphrase (empty for no passphrase):
Enter same passphrase again:
Your identification has been saved in /root/.ssh/id_rsa.
Your public key has been saved in /root/.ssh/id_rsa.pub.
The key fingerprint is:
The key's randomart image is:
| ..o .o oo o|
| oS . oE.. |
| o.. . . + |
|.o .+... . . |
Copy key to client machine :
$ssh-copy-id -i id_rsa.pub firstname.lastname@example.org
it will ask you the password.
Now you can login to client machine without password.
root@master:~# ssh 10.80.253.12
Welcome to Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS (GNU/Linux 4.10.0-28-generic x86_64)
* Documentation: https://help.ubuntu.com
* Management: https://landscape.canonical.com
* Support: https://ubuntu.com/advantage
413 packages can be updated.
226 updates are security updates.
Last login: Wed May 2 13:58:36 2018 from 10.80.253.11