To enable root logins via SSH on a Cobalt RAQ, edit /etc/ssh/sshd_config and change “PermitRootLogin” to “yes”.

I needed to do this to allow Plesk to login to our old servers during the big migration, as it can’t login as admin, then su to root 🙁

Written by Phil Wiffen

Phil is an IT Professional working in Cambridge, England. He generally blogs about useful solutions that he comes across in his work/play.

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