Sender User

This document describes how to create an atsdreadonly user on the ATSD server.

Create user


sudo adduser atsdreadonly

On Ubuntu:

sudo adduser --disabled-password --quiet atsdreadonly


sudo useradd atsdreadonly
sudo mkdir /home/atsdreadonly
sudo chown atsdreadonly /home/atsdreadonly

Generate SSH Key

Change to atsdreadonly user.

sudo su atsdreadonly

Generate SSH key. Accept the default key path and do not enter any pass-phrase.

ssh-keygen -t rsa

Copy the file to authorized keys for SSH connectivity.

cp ~/.ssh/ ~/.ssh/authorized_keys

Deploy Key

Copy the ~/.ssh/id_rsa key generated in the previous step to /opt/nmon on the remote system.