Laptop: ssh-keygen -t rsa -f cloud.key
Generating public/private rsa key pair.
Your identification has been saved in cloud.key.
Your public key has been saved in cloud.key.pub.
DC control panel: import key pair
DC control panel: named key pair "newkey"
Laptop: open cloud.key.pub in text editor, copy, paste into DC control panel, everything ok
Laptop: ssh -i ~/.ssh/cloud.key firstname.lastname@example.org
That’s what I’m doing. It repeatedly asks me for a password, and according to DH support, this is a sign something is failing somewhere… it should not ask for a pw but instead just kick me into a shell session as user ‘debian’.
Any thoughts? Support seems to be running out of gas on getting back to me.