SSH Problems

Dr. Mikeal Hughes macmikeal at
Thu Jan 26 18:49:19 UTC 2017

I searched my computer and can’t find the other thread.

Mikeal Hughes, N9GI
GROL, Comptia A+, Comptia Network+, MOS
Mikeal Hughes & Associates
macmikeal at
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> On Jan 26, 2017, at 4:35 AM, Colin Watson <cjwatson at> wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 25, 2017 at 02:43:46PM -0600, Dr. Mikeal Hughes wrote:
>> I can't connect at all that was what got after installing proftpd.
>> Then I was researching and installed Openssh. But I also under my user
>> name Macmike don't have sudo capabilities. So I don't know if that has
>> anything to do with the issue. I am having to do everything as root
>> since I can't sudo.
> I doubt it has anything to do with your SSH troubles, no; it sounds like
> you probably have multiple problems.  But you can give a user blanket
> sudo capability by running this as root:
>  adduser SOME-USER-NAME sudo
>> Another thing as root if I do cd /root it will not go.
> What is the error message?
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