Ok, maybe you’re not using it wrong exactly, but I’m willing to bet there are some pretty awesome features you could be using that would make your life easier. In this series I’ll cover some of my favorite SSH features that you can hopefully put to use right away and save yourself some time. This series assumes you already have at least one SSH key pair created that lives in the default location ~/.ssh/id_rsa.pub and ~/.ssh/id_rsa.

If you don’t have an SSH key pair yet you can generate one with the following command:

ssh-keygen -t rsa -b 4096

Over the next week or two I’ll be publishing posts that show how I: