What am I missing? I change the root password on a unix machine, then try to log in with that password.
PasswordAuthentication is set to
sshd_config and the
sshd daemon has been restarted. This behavior happens whether I log in remotely or locally:
root@ip-10-0-0-155:~# passwd Enter new UNIX password: Retype new UNIX password: passwd: password updated successfully root@ip-10-0-0-155:~# ssh firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com's password: Permission denied, please try again. firstname.lastname@example.org's password: