SSH access using private/public key pair

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After enabling SSH to your unit you can copy a public key in order to use private/public key authentication.

If you already have a key that you want to use, skip the first step.

1. Generate the key pair

ssh-keygen -f kgp_rsa

Now you have two files, kgp_rsa which is your private key file and which is the public key file.

2. Copy the public key file to the target, using the password provided in the email when enabling ssh

ssh-copy-id -i root@your-target-hostname-or-ip

Note that for OPI you can use your opi-name, or if you are on the same local network and your router have problems with accessing local resources on portforwards, you can use