authorized_keys2 directory idea

Markus Friedl markus.friedl at
Tue Jun 5 02:01:05 EST 2001

On Mon, Jun 04, 2001 at 12:12:52AM -0400, Rob Hagopian wrote:
> OpenSSH changed from the directory method... not that that's
> always a bad thing, I prefer not having a separate .ssh2 directory. But a
> lot of other unix utils have moved to file based rather than line based
> config methods for the simple reason that a lot of people working with
> these systems find it easier to manage them this way... Do you object to
> /proc, pam, and SysV rc scripts as well?

so how do i use
if i use multiple files instead of a single file?

in a single file i can put the entries in a certain order.

there might be some uses for a-key-per-file, however,
they do not justify a change in the way openssh
is configured.

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