December 17, 2009

Allowing root to remote-login via ssh

Filed under: Linux,Linux memo — mariojump @ 2:16 pm

In order to allow a root user to ssh-login, modify:

In this file, find a line:
PermitRootLoging no

and change it to

PermitRootLoging yes

Then, restart sshd.
Because of the security reasons, it is recommended that this change is done temporarily.

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