~/.ssh directory permissions
peter at boosten.org
Tue Jun 23 14:48:38 UTC 2009
On 23 jun 2009, at 16:06, Daniel Underwood <djuatdelta at gmail.com> wrote:
> Looking at my ~/.ssh directory, I see the following permissions:
> Which I understand to be equivalent to 644.
> I read here <http://sial.org/howto/openssh/publickey-auth/> that
> ~/.ssh ought to have permissions 700.
> Which is preferable, and why?
700, you private key(s) go in there.
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