create sshd2 user-key

create sshd2 user-key key_name key {subject subject} {comment comment}


Creates a user key.

Syntax Description

key_name Specifies the name of the public key.
key Specifies the key.

Note: The key cannot have any spaces in it.

subject Specifies the subject.
comment Specifies the comment (an optional field).



Usage Guidelines

This command is used to enter, or cut and paste, your public key. You can also enter the public key into the switch by using the SCP or SFTP client that is connected to the switch.


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 12.0.

Platform Availability

This command is available on ExtremeSwitching X435, X440-G2, X450-G2, X460-G2, X465, X590, X620, X670-G2, X690, X695, X870, 5320, 5420, and 5520 series switches.