The primary way to connect to a Linux server is through SSH protocol. This type of connection is secure, because all the data transferred through it is encrypted. There is a ton of software for SSH connection. At this stage you can already connect to the server. With default settings server allows connection to the standard port 22 with password-based authentication. As a rule, OpenSSH client is installed on Linux by default and does not require additional manual configuration.
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2. SSH connection from Linux
This page shows how to create and connect to your first Scaleway compute instance. A compute instance is a computing unit, either virtual or physical that provides resources to run your applications on. Before starting, enter the Compute then Instances section of the management console. Start by choosing the Availability Zone, which is the geographical region where your instance will be deployed:. OS Images : Choose your favourite basic Linux distribution, ready to be configured by you.
1. Server side setup
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Linux , VDS , Ubuntu. With Ruby On Rails somehow it did not work out, but with the Django process has gone almost immediately. Once the system is installed from a VDS Management Console, on your mailbox, which was specified during registration, automatic letter comes from the provider, which will contain:. Therefore, it is recommended for daily use to work as user with restricted rights. And the execution of commands with elevated privileges by producing sudo utility, which provides access to commands for users who are in the group sudo users. Once we connect to the server under user root, need to create user who will work with elevated privileges through the use of the sudo utility. It will also be an additional security measure, because then we will disable access to the server for the user root. Now we have a user that will work, but despite the fact that the connection via SSH is encrypted, it is still not safe, because the server can be broken brute force, that is brute force.