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Why would a ssh password-based login fail?

I currently use ssh keys to connect to my server (Ubuntu 18.04). I would like to allow (in a specific, limited scope) the ability to login with passwords. Whenever I try, my passwords fail. below is a session where I set a password, then try to use it: ~ # id uid=0(root) gid=0(root) groups=0(root) ~ […]