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ssh-copy-id (Install)

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To install ssh-copy-id (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade ssh-copy-id (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall ssh-copy-id (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


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1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

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3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade ssh-copy-id -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade ssh-copy-id -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install ssh-copy-id
    name: ssh-copy-id
    version: '0.1.0'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'ssh-copy-id' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '0.1.0'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller ssh-copy-id
    Name     = "ssh-copy-id"
    Version  = "0.1.0"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'ssh-copy-id':
  ensure   => '0.1.0',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 09 Mar 2020.



ssh-copy-id [[email protected]]machine [-i [identity_file]]

## Description
ssh-copy-id is a script that uses ssh to log into a remote machine (presumably using a login password, so password authentication should be enabled, unless you've done some clever use of multiple identities) It also changes the permissions of the remote user's home, ~/.ssh, and ~/.ssh/authorized_keys to remove group writability (which would otherwise prevent you from logging in, if the remote sshd has StrictModes set in its configuration). If the -i option is given then the identity file (defaults to %userprofile%\.ssh\ is used, regardless of whether there are any keys in your ssh-agent. If the -i option is used, or the ssh-add produced no output, then it uses the contents of the identity file. Once it has one or more fingerprints (by whatever means) it uses ssh to append them to ~/.ssh/authorized_keys on the remote machine (creating the file, and directory, if necessary)


$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"

Install-BinFile -Name ssh-copy-id -Path "$(Join-Path $toolsDir 'ssh-copy-id.cmd')"
IF NOT "%1"=="" (
    SET machine=%1
) ELSE (
    GOTO :help

SET identity_file=%userprofile%\.ssh\
IF NOT "%1"=="" (
    IF "%1"=="-i" (
        SET i_file=%2
    GOTO :loop

SET linux_cmd="umask 077; test -d .ssh || mkdir .ssh ; cat >> .ssh/authorized_keys"
TYPE %identity_file% | ssh %machine% %linux_cmd%
GOTO :theend

ECHO target machine not specified, exiting
ECHO Command format: ssh-copy-id [[email protected]]machine [-i [identity_file]]


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