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Manager for remote ~/.ssh/authorized_keys.

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Manager for remote ~/.ssh/authorized_keys.

Usage: ssh-authorizer {help,get,add,del,test} [–raw] ssh_string …


help: Print this help.

get: Display remote authorized_keys. get –raw: Display without formating.

add: Add keys to remote authorized_keys. del: Delete keys from remote authorized_keys. test: Test keys exist in remote authorized_keys.

ssh_string: String with connect info: [user@]host[:port].
By default user is current system user, port=22.
keys: For commands “add” and “test” this is list of files with keys.
If empty – “~/ssh/” used.
keys: For commad “del” this is key indeces for delete.
See “get” without “–raw”.


ssh-authorizer get username@hostname
Get authorized_keys in host hostname for user username.
ssh-authorizer add user@host
Add your local “~/ssh/” to remote “~/ssh/authorized_keys”.
ssh-authorizer add user@host
Add “” “” to remote “~/ssh/authorized_keys”.
ssh-authorizer del user@host 1 3
Delete fist and third keys from remote “~/ssh/authorized_keys”.
ssh-authorizer test user@host
“” “” already in remote “~/ssh/authorized_keys”? Check it.


ssh-authorizer del user@host
Delete your “~/ssh/” from remote “~/ssh/authorized_keys”.
ssh-authorizer del user@host zzz@macbook
Delete key “zzz@macbook” from remote “~/ssh/authorized_keys”.

get –short: Like “get”, but without key hashes.

Human readable errors.

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