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Estonian Identity Card in Manjaro Linux

Submitted by ValkaTR on Sun, 07/12/2020 - 00:48

it is possible to use estonian identity card in manjaro linux (arch linux based).

install the middleware to access smart cards:

# pacman -S pcsclite pcsc-tools ccid

enable and start pcscd service:

# systemctl enable pcscd
# systemctl start pcscd

now you can test your estonian identity card. run "pcsc_scan" application in console. if the card is unresponsive, then try inserting it again:

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SSH login without password

Submitted by ValkaTR on Fri, 06/05/2020 - 16:38

Your aim

You want to use Linux and OpenSSH to automize your tasks. Therefore you need an automatic login from host A / user a to Host B / user b. You don't want to enter any passwords, because you want to call ssh from a within a shell script.

How to do it

First log in on A as user a and generate a pair of authentication keys. Do not enter a passphrase:

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