- And, if needed, we can specify a different port
- AWS Loggin In
NOTE! You may need to set permissions on the
.pem file so only the owner can read/write/execute it.
If you don’t aware of how to set/change Permission Check this guide
- If you’re anything like me, you probably log in and out of a half dozen remote servers (or these days, local virtual machines) on a daily basis.
- And if you’re even more like me, you have trouble remembering all of the various usernames, remote addresses and command line options for things like specifying a non-standard connection port.
- Here’s something really powerful.
Let’s cover the options used above:
HostName- The server host (domain or ipaddress)
Port- The port to use when connecting
User- The username to log in with
IdentityFile- The SSH key identity to use to log in with, if using SSH key access
Yesto specify only attempting to log in via SSH key
Noto specify you wish to bypass attempting SSH key authentication
Let’s Loggin In
- No need to remember Username/IdentityFile/Port etc