Setting up SSH for Bazaar

November 30, 2009

Summarizing the steps required to get SSH authentication going.

1) Generate your SSH keypair. If you specify a passphrase you will have to enter that again for each connection (in case you are not on OS X)

ssh-keygen -t rsa -C "you@mysql.com"

2) Copy your new ~/.ssh/id_rsa.pub file to the remote machine (with scp) to the name ~/.ssh/authorized_keys

SSH Keygen step by step