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Ubuntu Reset Password Loop the new password does not take
OK, I’m an idiot, I’ve been trying to use the web console to access my droplets, but it keeps asking for a password (running Ubuntu 18.04 with WordPress). So I hit reset password. Now, I got the new password via email.
but when I login, it asks for the reset password and then asks for a new one and then logs out. But when I log in again, it asks for the “emailed password” and keeps looping.
I’m wondering have I hit a bug. I noticed that I set this up to use ssh passwords (I have an SSH key loaded). So somewhere I read that if this happens, you automatically disallow password login via SSH. So am I stuck in the loop for that reason.
Net, net, how do I force a Droplet to stop doing this, it looks like the password has been set to aged out. And now when I try to ssh in from my machine (not the web console), it logs in properly, then asks for a new password, logs out and loops as well. Argh!!!!
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