SshPublicKey Class

Contains information about SSH certificate public key and the path on the Linux VM where the public key is placed.

Inheritance
SshPublicKey

Constructor

SshPublicKey(*, path: typing.Union[str, NoneType] = None, key_data: typing.Union[str, NoneType] = None, **kwargs)

Parameters

path
str
Required

Specifies the full path on the created VM where ssh public key is stored. If the file already exists, the specified key is appended to the file. Example: /home/user/.ssh/authorized_keys.

key_data
str
Required

SSH public key certificate used to authenticate with the VM through ssh. The key needs to be at least 2048-bit and in ssh-rsa format. <br>``<br> For creating ssh keys, see Create SSH keys on Linux and Mac for Linux VMs in Azure.