Tag: ssh

How to save username and password in Git

In this article I’ll show how you can avoid entering your Git username and password for every push. I’ll show three methods: Git SSH authorization, Git credentials caching, and Git credentials saving using credential.helper.

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How To Set Up SSH Keys

SSH keys provide a more secure way of logging into a virtual private server with SSH than using a password alone. While a password can eventually be cracked with a brute force attack, SSH keys are nearly impossible to decipher by brute force alone. Generating a key pair provides you with two long string of …

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