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I need to install ssh offline on a computer which doesn't have the internet. Is there any package to do it or i need prepare one? How can I prepare? OS is Ubuntu 12

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  • Get the "deb" file
  • Give the command by pointing offline package file

In order to get offline installation file, follow this command:

sudo apt-get –download-only openssh-server

Install it by using “deb” file:

sudo dpkg -i /home/yupana/Desktop/ssh.deb

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From the DVD, I guess. If you don't have one, I don't see another possibility to do it offline.

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I meant the commands but anyway. There is a detailed explanation:… Sorry I asked this question to the wrong section of stackoverflow – Ned Nov 29 '12 at 22:37

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