I'm new to Linux (currently running Ubuntu 10.04) and I have just finished setting up SSH access to my Linux Machine. Currently, I have to use
ssh email@example.com to connect but would much rather be able to swap the IP for the computer name (like in Windows with
\\name) or a domain name (like
I don't really know where to start so any help would be most appreciated. Please go slowly, as mentioned - I am still new to this.
Completely forgot to mention that I am trying to connect from Windows 7 (via PuTTY) - sorry.