Got the point! thanks a lot Marek :-)

Regards & Thanks!

2011/10/25 Marek Goldmann <>

Password authentication is disabled for our AMIs. If you want to enable it you need to modify /etc/ssh/sshd_config file and set:

PasswordAuthentication yes
PermitRootLogin yes

We strongly do not recommend it as it is a quite big security risk. Use it at your own responsibility.


On 25 pa┼║ 2011, at 02:58, Binbin Wang wrote:

> Thanks Marek, while I changed the passwd of the root user, I still need the key to ssh login the system?
> Are there any configuration I need to change? Then I can log in the system only with my root credential, instead of the key pair?

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