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SSH access

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SSH access

  1. Linux
    1. Log In Without A Password
  2. Windows

SSH access

To ssh in to your slice you need terminal or terminal emulator.

Linux

  • Open up your terminal and type:
ssh [email protected]

(with servername being your actual server name). You will get screen similar to this

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  • Type yes, then type your password and voila you are connected to your slice via secure shell (ssh).
Log In Without A Password
ssh-keygen -t rsa
  • just press enter until the script finishes

  • Create a .ssh directory in your home folder on the server

ssh [email protected] mkdir -p .ssh
  • Append your public key into ~/.ssh/authorized_keys
cat .ssh/id_rsa.pub | ssh [email protected] 'cat >> .ssh/authorized_keys'

Windows

  • Download PuTTY
  • When you start it, you should get window like this:

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  • In Host Name box type:
servername.bytesized-hosting.com

(with servername being your actual server name)

  • Click Open, you should get window like this:

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ClickYes. Next, type your username at login: and password at password: and you`re in. (where password is your application password from your dashboard) You will NOT see your password.


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Alchemist 4 Wed, 03 Feb 2016 13:01:04 +0100