DO Ideas 2

add an SSH key to user other than root

add an SSH key to a droplet via the interface against another user other than root

  • Alex Kretzschmar
  • Sep 11 2018
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  • AJ Jordan commented
    September 11, 2018 16:28

    This seems like something relatively easy to do and something that will improve out-of-the-box droplet security a fair amount. Is this prioritized at all internally?

  • Andrew Starr-Bochicchio commented
    September 11, 2018 16:28

    Hi,

    I know this doesn't resolve your request entirely, but I just wanted to point out that you can accomplish this by providing a cloud-config file when creating a Droplet via its user-data. Check out this article for more info:

    https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-use-cloud-config-for-your-initial-server-setup