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[DEBIAN]How create new SSH/SFTP user?

Ivo2Ivo2 Member
edited September 2016 in General Discussions
How create new SSH/SFTP user?
How set password on new user
how set main-directory(example: /var/www/site55)


  • ValentineValentine Administrator

    in order to create new user you should use command:

    adduser username

    You will be asked to fill in information regarding new user and to type in new password for new user.

    In order to change home directory for user you could use command:

    usermod -d /var/www/site55 username
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