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Start SSH server

This tutorial is based on Martin Hinner's hack Enabling ssh access on MyBook World Edition

  • Access the device web interface and create a user.
    • Open in web browser: http://DEVICE_NAME/ (where DEVICE_NAME may by the IP or the NAME of your MYBOOK).
    • Select General Setup tab in the Shared Storage Manager page.
    • Click Update Admin Username and Password [Advanced] link.
    • Choose a new password and hit Update button.
  • Enter the “Upgrade the System Firmware” utility by accessing:
  • Access device using a ssh client (ex: putty).
  • To start ssh automaticaly when device is started edit /etc/inittab and add this line:
  • Default username and password for a new MyBook are: admin/123456
devices/mybookworld/ssh.txt · Last modified: 2008/04/29 11:45 (external edit)