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Authenticate a session with username and password.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
SSH 6.3 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

MBS( "SSH.UserAuthPassword"; SSH; Username; Password )


Parameter Description Example value
SSH The SSH session reference number from the plugin. $ssh
Username Name of user to attempt plain password authentication for. "cs"
Password Password to use for authenticating username. "test"


Returns OK or error.


Authenticate a session with username and password.
Attempt basic password authentication. Note that many SSH servers which appear to support ordinary password authentication actually have it disabled and use Keyboard Interactive authentication (routed via PAM or another authentication backed) instead.


Login with password:

Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS( "SSH.UserAuthPassword"; $ssh; SSH::Username; SSH::Password )]

See also

Example Databases

SSH.UserAuthList   -   SSH.UserAuthPublicKey

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