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# 8  
Old 12-23-2011
fra, please check textpad "ssh_passwordless_login_issue_1.0.txt"
# 9  
Old 12-23-2011
...running out of ammo...

may you check if the remote host sshd_config file has some non-default value set for "AuthorizedKeysFile"? It may be that the ssh server is looking for authorized keys in some place different than the home directory of the user being authenticated...
# 10  
Old 12-23-2011
Nothing as such, I checked sshd_config. Infact this was working earlier and suddenly it stopped. I tried hard, but was not able to find the cause
# 11  
Old 12-23-2011
Sorry pal,

it's weird that it suddenly stopped working.

Last shot in the dark could be generating another keypair (using solaris ssh implementation of ssh-keygen, not an openssh one), deliver the public key to the remote server and seeing if the problem is persistent with the new keys.

Have a nice weekend and Xmas time! I'll be offline in a few minutes.

see ya
fra
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# 12  
Old 12-23-2011
Thanks fra for giving time. I will try for something more and then will create new pair of key.
Have a nice weekend you too... :-)
# 13  
Old 12-24-2011
Your key seems to be corrupted. Use ssh-keygen to make a new one.
# 14  
Old 12-24-2011
if you want to set password than use the right way.

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