ssh append authorized_keys on remote server

26. novembris, 2020

This is how to copy local ssh public key and append it to authorized_keys file on remote server

cat ~/.ssh/ | ssh user@server "cat >> ~/.ssh/authorized_keys"

This commands consists of three (3) parts

  1. First copy content of file
  2. Then pipe it to ssh. Connect to remote server with yout credentials
  3. And execute append command on remote server