Basic SSH information
Basic SSH information
By default, SSH password authentication is disabled for any server that is provisioned with Ploi. You can authenticate with SSH keys which you can fin...
How do I connect with SSH? (Mac & Linux)
How do I connect with SSH? (Mac & Linux)
You can enter your server with SSH using the default Terminal that MacOS provides, or you can use iTerm which is a expanded client with more preferenc...
How do I login as root user?
How do I login as root user?
You can login into the root user by first logging into the ploi user and then typing sudo su, this will prompt you for the sudo password which yo...
How do I create a SSH key? (Mac & Linux)
How do I create a SSH key? (Mac & Linux)
Important note: Never share your private key with anyone, you rarely even have to touch this key so keep it safe and only for your own eyes.Generati...
How do I create a SSH key? (Windows)
How do I create a SSH key? (Windows)
You will need Putty to generate a SSH key easily and quickly. You can download Putty here.After installing open up PuttyGen, you can find this appli...
How do I change my SSH port?
How do I change my SSH port?
Ploi allows you to manage your server with another port than 22. In this article we will explain how to do this without any troubles.Step 1.Make s...
Can I safely change PermitRootLogin in the SSH config file?
Can I safely change PermitRootLogin in the SSH config file?
Yes, there is no harm in changing this configuration. Ploi would not even notice, only thing that matters is that you keep the public key in your auth...
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