Gustavo De Nardin gustavodn at
Sat Jul 14 23:18:47 UTC 2007

On 13/07/07, Pollywog <lists-fbsd at> wrote:
> Since FreeBSD does not have ssh-copy-id as part of the OpenSSH package, what
> is the best way to copy a public key to an account on another host?  Some
> Linuxes (Debian and Ubuntu) have a ssh-copy-id script for this in their
> OpenSSH packages.

Well dunno about "best way", but I used to do something like this..:
ssh $remote 'mkdir -m 600 .ssh && cat - >>.ssh/authorized_keys'

But of course ssh-copy-id is much smarter.


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