Enabling SSH access

Acquia Cloud creates a Unix user account for each site called the site user. The site's Drupal/PHP code runs as this user, and all of a site's environments (Development, Staging, and Production) use the same Unix user. If there are multiple sites on a single web server, Unix security permissions keep them isolated from each other, because each site runs as a different Unix user.

To use SSH to log into your web server, or servers, as the site user, register SSH public keys for the site. You can add SSH public keys on either a per-user or a per-site basis. You can add as many SSH keys as you want, each with its own nickname to help you keep track of them. However...

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