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My geeky friend has dropped me this message:

Debian instance has been created for you with IP address of 10.5.0.95. Remember: To connect to it, you need the certificate: ssh -i xxx.xxx admin@10.5.0.95. The certificate is in the root home of 10.5.0.20 -> I showed you this instance and you can connect to it any time.

Unfortunately I have no idea about how to connect to this Debian instance using the given information. Those certificates and ssh - I can't really understand that.

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You may want to look at an SSH key use guide. Basically, you need to connect to the IP address 10.5.0.20 as the root user to get access to the private key (not "certificate"), which is used to connect as 10.5.0.95 as the admin user.

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