How do I create a non root login user?

run a non root console program

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my filezilla update requires running a composer update in non root mode. I can even login as non root

i'm running my website on the cloud. i do ok as root5 but can;t login with non eroot

You need to create a new user, set his password or add SSH public key and then you can log in as this new user.

See this guide:

You can also find detailed instructions on creating secure, non-root users in our How to Secure Your Server guide.


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