Enable root login over SSH:
As root, edit the sshd_config file in
Add a line in the Authentication section of the file that says
PermitRootLogin yes. This line may already exist and be commented out with a “#”. In this case, remove the “#”.
# Authentication: #LoginGraceTime 2m PermitRootLogin yes #StrictModes yes #MaxAuthTries 6 #MaxSessions 10
Save the updated
Restart the SSH server:
service sshd restart
You can now connect to the conversion server as root over SSH.