SSH misfeatures

David Kuehling dvdkhlng at
Mon Mar 7 05:47:01 EST 2011

>>>>> "Jo-Philipp" == Jo-Philipp Wich <jow at> writes:

> Hey.

>> the SSH server on NanoNote is a little disfunctional for me.  For one
>> I never got public key authentication to work, so i need to type my
>> password every time i do an scp upload etc (which is a pain when
>> continously recompiling & testing packages).

> Keys for the root user go into /etc/dropbear/authorized_keys, not into
> /root/.ssh, thats probably your issue.

>> Anybody with ideas for how to fix that?

> opkg install openssh-sftp-server (works with dropbear)

Thanks, for the answers.  Then maybe we should 

 ln -s /etc/dropbear /root/ssh

and include openssh-sftp-server in the firmware?  just to spare people
the hassle.

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