SSH With Private Key Authentication

How to Add ssh user on linux server ?


You can use the putyykey generator and generate the ssh key for the user and copy into the local computer.You can download the puttykey generator from the URL

The following are the steps for creating ssh user with the authentication :-
#adduser test
#passwd test
#cd /home/test
#mkdir .ssh
#cd .ssh
#vi authorized_keys
In which file paste the generated key and save
Then add this user into wheel group
#vi /etc/group
# vi /etc/sudoers
search the below line and remove comment.
# Same thing without a password

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