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April 28, 2011  7:38 PM

Enable SSH root access for ESXi via Service Console

Posted by: Nathan Simon
ESXi, nano, root, SSH

To enable SSH access for the root user you need to have another user created through ViClient. After you are logged in SSH session with that user, switch to the root user with the command: su - Edit the configuration file for SSH with the command: nano /etc/ssh/sshd_config Find the...


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