OpenSSH

Too many authentication failures for root

Too many authentication failures for root

If you get the following error, the most reason is, that you have to many ssh keys.

“Received disconnect from 172.23.23.23: 2: Too many authentication failures for root”

This is easy to fix for password authentication

ssh -o PubkeyAuthentication=no safematix@172.23.23.23

This is easy to fix for a other key

ssh -i .ssh/keyfile safematix@172.23.23.23

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