Re: How to enable SSH root access with password in jessie or stretch?
On Sat, 4 Feb 2017 09:18:34 +0100
Pierre Couderc <email@example.com> wrote:
> I know it is not secure.
> I have soon set "PermitRootLogin yes" and restarted. In fact
> PermitRootLogin was not soon present in my ssh_config file.
> Thank you.
I think that ought to be enough, but clearly it isn't. It's a long time
since I used passwords in ssh.
One thing: is that a typo? The file you should have modified is
sshd_config, ssh_config is for connections from that machine to others.