Basil A asked:
I can’t figure out why does an ssh public key file generated by ssh-keygen have a user and host at the end of it.
h-rsa ... rest of file ... /CA9gyE8HRhNMG6ZDwyhPBbDfX root@mydomain
Notice the root@mydomain at the end of the file.
If I can use the public key anywhere with any user to authenticate using my private key, what significance does the root@mydomain have on the authentication process?
Or is it just a place holder to figure our who was it issued by?
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