This key-pair is used for strong cryptography and it uniquely identifies you when accessing Semaphore. To generate such a key pair type the following in your shell:. When you create an SSH key pair you will need to copy the public part of that key into your Semaphore account. If you have created a key using the above command you should have a. Semaphore Docs are open source — Edit on GitHub. Occasional lightweight product and blog updates.
SSH keys are a way to identify trusted computers, without involving passwords. The steps below will walk you through generating an SSH key and adding the public key to the server. First, check for existing SSH keys on your computer. Open Git Bash, Cygwin, or Terminal, etc.
DSA keys will work only if the private key is on the same system as the CLI, and not password-protected. Terminal is the terminal emulator which provides a text-based command line interface to the Unix shell of macOS. The Terminal window opens with the commandline prompt displaying the name of your machine and your username.