SSH on Mac and Linux

If you are using a Mac or Linux, then open a terminal window and type the following command:
ssh -l root
The first time that you log in, you will receive an authenticity warning. Type yes, to continue with the SSH session.
This guide was first published on Jun 04, 2013. It was last updated on Nov 19, 2018. This page (SSH on Mac and Linux) was last updated on May 04, 2015.