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i try to add ssh private key auth to my NAS. It is a NAS from WD My Book World.

My problem is when i try to connect with a key it still ask a password.

here is my .ssh folder : .ssh/ authorized_keys keybkup keybkup.pub known_hosts


# Host *
#   ForwardAgent no
#   ForwardX11 no
#   RhostsRSAAuthentication no
    RSAAuthentication yes
#   PasswordAuthentication yes
#   HostbasedAuthentication no
#   BatchMode no
#   CheckHostIP yes
#   AddressFamily any
#   ConnectTimeout 0
#   StrictHostKeyChecking ask
    IdentityFile /root/.ssh/identity
#   IdentityFile ~/.ssh/id_rsa
#   IdentityFile ~/.ssh/id_dsa
#   Port 22
#   Protocol 2,1
#   Cipher 3des
#   Ciphers aes128-cbc,3des-cbc,blowfish-cbc,cast128-cbc,arcfour,aes192-cbc,aes256-cbc
#   EscapeChar ~

and the /etc/sshd_config (part of it)

Port 22
Protocol 2,1
#ListenAddress ::

# HostKey for protocol version 1
#HostKey /etc/ssh_host_key
# HostKeys for protocol version 2
#HostKey /etc/ssh_host_rsa_key
HostKey /etc/ssh_host_dsa_key

# Lifetime and size of ephemeral version 1 server key
#KeyRegenerationInterval 1h
#ServerKeyBits 768

# Logging
#obsoletes QuietMode and FascistLogging
#SyslogFacility AUTH
#LogLevel INFO

# Authentication:

#LoginGraceTime 2m
#PermitRootLogin yes
#StrictModes yes
#MaxAuthTries 6

RSAAuthentication yes
PubkeyAuthentication yes
AuthorizedKeysFile      .ssh/authorized_keys

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Your local system should have a log, what does it say in there while connecting? –  NickW Jun 3 '13 at 9:40
auth.info sshd[6121]: rexec line 79: Unsupported option UsePAM –  Paul E. Mogilöv Jun 3 '13 at 10:32
srry wrong line ... auth.info sshd[4156]: Disabling protocol version 1. Could not load host key –  Paul E. Mogilöv Jun 3 '13 at 10:41
Sounds like you may have permissions issues with your local id_rsa, make sure it is owned by your user, and chmod it 600. –  NickW Jun 3 '13 at 10:56
you mean for sure .ssh/ authorized_keys ? They hare 600 already :( –  Paul E. Mogilöv Jun 3 '13 at 11:27

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