DOES SDF SUPPORT SSH AUTHORIZED_KEYS FOR AUTHENTICATION? Yes, to set this up, please follow these steps: 1. Run 'ssh-keygen -t dsa' on your host. This will create a public and private key pair. 2. Add the contents of the *.pub to $HOME/.ssh/authorized_keys 3. Be sure your $HOME/.ssh directory is not world or group readable chmod -R 600 $HOME/.ssh You should now be able to login via SSH with out being prompted for a password.