Debian 8 does not ship with a version of OpenSSH that is compatible with Moonshot. To get Moonshot support for it, you must install a specific Moonshot-enabled version. We have a precompiled version available in our repositories.
All of the instructions below assume that you have root access, and will work as the root user (either directly or using sudo).
The instructions on this page will replace the system provided OpenSSH packages with the Moonshot enabled ones (don't worry, standard SSH things will still work!)
Following the instructions on this page will give you a Moonshot-enabled OpenSSH Server only.
Add the Moonshot libraries.
If you have not already done so, you first need to follow the instructions on how to install the Moonshot Libraries on Debian 8.
Add the Moonshot OpenSSH Repository
Debian 8 currently ships with OpenSSH 6.7p1, which matches our version. So that you can install our OpenSSH, and not have it reverted back to the non-Moonshot-enabled system-provided OpenSSH next time you do an
Ensure that your hostname is correct
The channel bindings check requires that the hostname of your SSH server match the hostname people are SSHing to. That is, the output of the "hostname" and "hostname -f" commands should match the FQDN of the server. If it doesn't, change
Once installed, the Moonshot-enabled OpenSSH server will still need a few quick tweaks in order to turn on the Moonshot support.
Follow the configuration instructions on the OpenSSH Server page to configure the server.