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  • Published Answer

    Digital Ocean console is trimming my ssh key.

    I thought it was just me. This solved my problem, thx.
    By brewpixels
  • Published Question

    Digital Ocean console is trimming my ssh key.

    I copy the full key from my computer, then I paste into the DO console and it doesn't not paste the entire key. What's going on?
    3 By brewpixels Apache Ubuntu 18.04
  • Published Answer

    How do I disable access to my server via a root password?

    I finally got this working. As @ryanpq said you have to set PasswordAuthentication to no. But doing this alone didn’t w…
    By brewpixels
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    How to update packages and security updates?

    When I log into my server I see this 186 packages can be updated. 119 updates are security updates. How do I see what needs to be updated and then update it?
    Accepted Answer: apt-get update && apt-get upgrade
    2 By brewpixels Apache Ubuntu
  • Published Question

    Very slow email delivery to users

    I have a registration script that sends the user an email activation link upon successful user registration. From my localhost on my laptop, the email is sent instantly. However, on my Digital Ocean server running Ubu...
    2 By brewpixels DigitalOcean Apache Configuration Management PHP Ubuntu
  • Published Question

    How do I disable access to my server via a root password?

    Hi. I setup my droplet on my iMac and I used a ssh key to access the server. I then created a separate ssh key for my laptop, but when I tried to access the server with the new key, it asked me for the root users pass...
    Accepted Answer: That setting is controlled by the PasswordAuthentication directive in /etc/ssh/sshd_config setting this to "no" will disable password authentication on ssh. If you are being prompted on your second computer for a pas...
    3 By brewpixels Security DigitalOcean Networking Apache