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How to setup Ghost installation (Permission Denied Public Key)

Posted April 20, 2021 97 views
GhostInitial Server Setup

Hey, I am on this step (https://marketplace.digitalocean.com/apps/ghost) but after I type in the ssh root command, I get the following response back.

root@161.35.116.33: Permission denied (publickey).

Not sure why it does this because I setup the ssh key properly with a passphrase exactly how the tutorial said. What should I do to circumvent this and continue setting up ?

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Did ssh -vv root@hostip, got this debug code

debug1: Trying private key: /Users/cyberchris/.ssh/savehere
no such identity: /Users/cyberchris/.ssh/savehere: No such file or directory
debug2: we did not send a packet, disable method
debug1: No more authentication methods to try.
root@161.35.116.33: Permission denied (publickey).

Anyone know a fix to this?