This is a HOWTO that explains some of the more advanced features of SSH, including the use of public-key cryptography and ssh-agent.
Release Notes: A new piece has been started on issuing remote commands using ssh. A lot of grammar mistakes have been corrected in the entire document. A technical detail on using ssh-agent has been corrected.
Release Notes: The first 4 chapters of the HOWTO have been rewritten and adapted to be more readable in English. Most of the bugs in chapter 4 have been wiped out. Some overall updates and enhancements were made, like comments, links, references, and some details about version differences.
Release Notes: Rewrites to the first part of the HOWTO on creating a key and using it to login so it shows version 1 and 2, and fixes for numerous spelling errors in the document.
Release Notes: The HOWTO now has a home page where you can download the document in several output formats, including text and HTML. Several changes suggested by readers and reviewers have been incorporated. Examples of such include a tutorial on logging in using SSH in a console, better outlined code, and improved examples.
Release Notes: Some changes were made in both content and layout.