OpenSSH Keys (UNIX)¶
Creating Your Own Key¶
To generate a new keypair of your public and private key, use the
local $ ssh-keygen -C 'email@example.com' -f additional_key
Enter a strong passphrase for securing your private key.
By default, your private key is saved to the
id_rsa file in the
and your public key is saved to the
Managing Your SSH Key¶
To manage your SSH key for authentication to clusters, see the SSH Key Management section.