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authorBen Lindstrom <>2001-01-18 02:04:35 +0000
committerBen Lindstrom <>2001-01-18 02:04:35 +0000
commitbf555ba6210532f8598ff0f96961e82bcda3f09b (patch)
tree2b90d1026f300a2dd478c654e5e47ada304c3ffe /ssh-keygen.1
parent01fa6380e815a37ac5ffcf03b04c93d7b52ce765 (diff)
NOTE: This update changes the RSA key generation. *NEW RSA KEYS
NEED TO BE GENERATED* =) Refer to to entry "2001/01/16 19:20:06" for more details. 20010118 - (bal) Super Sized OpenBSD Resync - 2001/01/11 22:14:20 GMT 2001 by markus [sshd.c] maxfd+1 - 2001/01/13 17:59:18 [ssh-keygen.1] small ssh-keygen manpage cleanup; - 2001/01/13 18:03:07 [scp.c ssh-keygen.c sshd.c] getopt() returns -1 not EOF; - 2001/01/13 18:06:54 [ssh-keyscan.c] use SSH_DEFAULT_PORT; from - 2001/01/13 18:12:47 [ssh-keyscan.c] free() -> xfree(); fix memory leak; from - 2001/01/13 18:14:13 [ssh-add.c] typo, from - 2001/01/13 18:32:50 [packet.c session.c ssh.c sshconnect.c sshd.c] split out keepalive from packet_interactive (from set IPTOS_LOWDELAY TCP_NODELAY IPTOS_THROUGHPUT for ssh2, too. - 2001/01/13 18:36:45 [packet.c packet.h] reorder, typo - 2001/01/13 18:38:00 [auth-options.c] fix comment - 2001/01/13 18:43:31 [session.c] Wall - 2001/01/13 19:14:08 [clientloop.h clientloop.c ssh.c] move callback to headerfile - 2001/01/15 21:40:10 [ssh.c] use log() instead of stderr - 2001/01/15 21:43:51 [dh.c] use error() not stderr! - 2001/01/15 21:45:29 [sftp-server.c] rename must fail if newpath exists, debug off by default - 2001/01/15 21:46:38 [sftp-server.c] readable long listing for sftp-server, ok deraadt@ - 2001/01/16 19:20:06 [key.c ssh-rsa.c] make "ssh-rsa" key format for ssh2 confirm to the ietf-drafts; from note that you have to delete older ssh2-rsa keys, since they are in the wrong format, too. they must be removed from .ssh/authorized_keys2 and .ssh/known_hosts2, etc. (cd; grep -v ssh-rsa .ssh/authorized_keys2 > TMP && mv TMP .ssh/authorized_keys2) additionally, we now check that BN_num_bits(rsa->n) >= 768. - 2001/01/16 20:54:27 [sftp-server.c] remove some statics. simpler handles; idea from - 2001/01/16 23:58:08 [bufaux.c radix.c sshconnect.h sshconnect1.c] indent - (bal) Added bsd-strmode.[ch] since some non-OpenBSD platforms may be missing such feature.
Diffstat (limited to 'ssh-keygen.1')
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/ssh-keygen.1 b/ssh-keygen.1
index b1430f14..f7b08c98 100644
--- a/ssh-keygen.1
+++ b/ssh-keygen.1
@@ -81,7 +81,7 @@ generates and manages authentication keys for
defaults to generating an RSA key for use by protocols 1.3 and 1.5;
specifying the
.Fl t
-allows you to create a key for use by protocol 2.0.
+option allows you to create a key for use by protocol 2.0.
Normally each user wishing to use SSH
with RSA or DSA authentication runs this once to create the authentication
@@ -100,7 +100,7 @@ The public key is stored in a file with the same name but
The program also asks for a passphrase.
The passphrase may be empty to indicate no passphrase
-(host keys must have empty passphrase), or it may be a string of
+(host keys must have an empty passphrase), or it may be a string of
arbitrary length.
Good passphrases are 10-30 characters long and are
not simple sentences or otherwise easily guessable (English