Reply To: Cannot ssh to raspberry after enabling root password

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smileybob
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1. load retropie image onto the raspberry pi.

2.a) quit into the command prompt on the pi.
b) Type cd .. (type this a few times until your are at the root)
c) Type clear
d) Type cd /etc/ssh/
e) Type clear
f) Type sudo nano sshd_config
f) the cursor will be at the top, use the curor keys and then locate and change PermitRootLogin without-password. TO PermitRootLogin yes. then hold ctrl and O. the ctrl X.
g) sudo passwd root. (Enter new password. Type exit)