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Configuring Authentication for SRC User Accounts (SRC CLI)


You can configure user accounts by using the following methods:

Configuring a Plain Text Password

To configure a plain text password for a user account:

  • At the [edit system user user-name ] hierarchy, enter the set authentication plain text-password command. For example:

Configuring SSH Authentication

Before you configure SSH authentication, obtain the contents of SSH key files. You can copy the contents of an SSH keys file into a CLI session:

  1. On a management machine such as a PC or personal workstation, create an ssh-rsa key:

  2. On the C Series Controller enter the set system login user testuser authentication ssh-authorized-key command, and paste in the SSH key:

    For example: