How to add additional SSH keys in k3OS

This article explains how to add an additional SSH key to k3OS, so that multiple people can access the device

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  • Edge device running k3OS
  • SSH access to that device
  • SSH / SFTP client
  • Public and private key suited for SSH access


  1. Access the edge device via SSH
  2. Go to the folder /home/rancher/.ssh and edit the file authorized_keys
  3. Add there your additional SSH key