Question

It always closes the connection

Posted May 2, 2020 102 views
Ubuntu 18.04

If I log in to the ubuntu server via ssh, type in the password from the mail everything works fine. But as soon as I type in my new password, where it says “(current) UNIX password: ”, I am losing the connection and it says “Connection to 167.71.xxx.xxx closed.”.

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Hi @kaanekici,

You’ll need first need to enter the current password of your Droplet and then type in the new one. If you are not sure of the password, you can take it from the Control Panel –> Your Droplet —> Access.

Regards,
KDSys

This does not work for me either.

When I do access the Access, it doesnt show any password.

The only option is to reset root password, which doesnt change the error i’m having.

Please advise.

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