authenticate command is used to authenticate the current machine with your AETROS account.
It is creating automatically a SSH key pair and creates a request link to authenticate the machine, you need to click in order to open
the request in AETROS Trainer. After the login in your browser, you can accept the request for the current user, making the machine immediately
available to communicate with AETROS trainer under your account.
Warning: Every machine you authenticate will have full access to you account and is able to authenticate more machines. Never make your private keys
The command is doing following automatically.
- Create new SSH rsa key pair
- Creates new authentication request token
- Redirects user to AETROS Trainer with the request token
- User needs to login and confirm the request
- Once confirmed, the generated SSH key pair is stored in
The key is configured under
Open following link and login to confirm this machine's SSH key in your account.
Public Key Fingerprint: MD5:5c:6e:a8:88:90:1a:ff:55:c5:09:52:76:66:0e:08:b8
Waiting for confirmation ...
marcj confirmed the public key. Test with "aetros id" or "ssh email@example.com".
Private key /Users/marc/.ssh/aetros_marcj_rsa installed in ~/.ssh/config for trainer.aetros.com.
Key installed of account marcj (Marc Schmidt).