To log in to the Linux BMS from a Windows computer, perform the operations described in this section.
The following procedure describes how to log in to a Linux BMS using PuTTY. Before logging in to the BMS using PuTTY, make sure that the private key file has been converted to .ppk format.
PuTTYgen is a private key generator, which is used to create a key pair that consists of a public key and a private key for PuTTY.
Ensure that the private key file is in the format of All files (*.*).
Log in to a BMS.
chmod 600 /path/KeyPair-ee55
In the preceding command, path refers to the path under which the key file is stored.
ssh -i /path/KeyPair-ee55 xxx@ EIP of the BMS