Public Key Algorithm?

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2002-07-13
2002-07-17
  • Lawrence Terrill

    Pardon if this is a neophite question...
    When authorizing to my server with MacSSH, my server (OpenSSH 3.1) generates the message:
    userauth_pubkey: unsupported public key algorithm: spki-sign-rsa. (I used a RSA key in MacSSH)
    I am then able to provide a password and things are fine. How do I get cert authorization to work? Does MacSSH allow me to select the public key algorithm?
    Thanks!

     
    • Jean-Pierre Stierlin

      SSH2 lets the client negociate a list of authentication methods. spki-sign-rsa is simply another method for authentication using public key infrastructure, and is unknown to OpenSSH (yet).
      But you can safely ignore the server message.

       

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