Not able to do password-free access to remote machine!

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http://unix.stackexchange.com – When I run ravbholua@ravbholua-Aspire-5315:~$ rlogin it promps me for password as below: ravbholua@ravbholua-Aspire-5315:~$ rlogin [email protected]'s password: To make password free access, I created a file /etc/hosts.equiv in the remote machine (ravi.com) as below: root@ravi:/etc# cat hosts.equiv localhost root@ravi:/etc# But still whenever I run the above command to login to this remote machine, it asks for password. Additionally, I also created .rhosts file in my same like-to-like account in remote machine in home dir. as belo (HowTos)