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What does Shift+Enter do in a terminal, and can I disable it in Vim?

Everyone once in a while while in insert mode in Vim, I'd be happily typing along, when all of a sudden I'd be thrown out of insert mode and my last edit undone after hitting a certain key ...
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Tunneling rdesktop through ssh. Linux to Windows. Error

I'm trying to get rdesktop working on my linux machine, and the system I wan't to connect to is Windows. I followed these instructions but get an error when connecting. The Windows system is Windows ...
0
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1answer
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SSH could not create directory /home/USERNAME/.ssh

My script is executing the below command: command = os.system('rdiff-backup --exclude "**.dropbox**" --exclude "**.ini**" --remote-schema "ssh -o ...
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1answer
68 views

SSH error. Error installing a service: CreateService: Win32 error 1057

ssh-host-config is not working, I get this error at creating sshd as a service. I'm running Windows 7 32 bit with cygwin installed. It was working at first, after installing cygwin. I did ...
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Connecting to Windows with OpenSSH using External IP

HELP I have been working on this issue for a few days now and its really getting frustrating, any help would be greatly appreciated. I will start with my setup. I have AT&T U-verse which comes ...
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how can I connect from Linux to windows with ssh without password?

I have a Linux server(CentOS) an some windows clients with shared folders. I want to connect to windows with ssh. I already install cygwin on windows and openssh on it. I can connect from windows to ...
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Reverse SSH between putty and cygwin to RDP

I realize that many different iterations of this question have been asked before, but I couldn't find something exact and my attempts didn't work. My setup: I'm trying to RDP from Machine B to ...
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Can I use Cygwin via ssh without logging into Windows account for first time?

When creating a new Windows 8.1 user account, you normally have to logout your current account and log back in as the new user. When this happens Windows start setting up your home directory and does ...
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Can I use a password ssh login on a passwordless windows 8.1 account? (Cygwin)

I recently installed Cygwin + OpenSSH (package) on Windows 8.1. However, I'm only using one passwordless Windows account on that machine, but I would like to login with SSH remotely with password (for ...
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Why ssh connection fails if `id_rsa.pub` file exists in local `.ssh` directory?

I just noticed if id_rsa.pub exists in local ~/.ssh directory, I can't connect my remote server with ssh command. But I have no idea why is that. Is it dangerous for security if public key exists at ...
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0answers
71 views

Cygwin SSH Server on Azure Windows Server 2012 R2 VM giving errors

No matter what I am not able to connect to cygwin ssh server configured on Windows Server 2012 R2 Azure VM. Locally it sometimes work sometimes not. Remotely it never works. Sometimes the error ...
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1answer
57 views

SSH: can connect to computers on local network but cant connect remotely

I have 3 computers running ssh server on them: PC1 is running Cygwin on Windows PC2 is also running Cygwin on Windows PC3 is running Linux and they are on the same network connected to same ...
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1answer
47 views

SSH into dual boot computer

So as is usual I have a dual boot Kubunutu / Windows 7 box (with cygwin), at certain static IP of local 192.168.0.x range, and I want to SSH to it from my other boxes regardless of which system it's ...
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0answers
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How to stop ssh (via cygwin) from hanging on server disconnect/timeout

Scenario: ssh user@host # good connection, do some work... # stop working, the server has some function where it automatically disconnects ... # I come back to my cygwin window and it is unresponsive ...
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1answer
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cygwin sshd.exe & service randomly hang after a few days

I have cygwin and sshd installed, latest versions as of last month, on a Win7 Pro 64-bit box. I can ssh in from a Linux box no trouble. (It's identical to a setup I have on a Windows 2003 Server box ...
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0answers
61 views

How to properly use SCP to copy from remote to local?

I am trying to copy a file from a remote windows machine onto a local linux machine, but cannot seem to get the syntax right. For some reason, whenever I use SCP, it is just creating a new local copy ...
0
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1answer
276 views

Use lftp with key/passphrase combination

i have been wrecking my head around this for hours but so far have been unsuccessful: one a mac, i can do the following: connect to my server via ssh enter private-key passphrase passphrase is ...
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1answer
130 views

How can I direct rsync output / log to the remote server?

I am able to output rsync logs on the client machine using --log-file=FILE but I want the output to be sent to the server instead. The client is a W7 machine (cygwin) and the server a Linux NAS. This ...
0
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1answer
62 views

SQL Server Unattended Install through SSH

I'm trying to install SQL Server from the command line through Cygwin open-ssh. The install works when I log onto the server as Administrator and execute the script through a Cygwin shell, but the ...
0
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1answer
128 views

Backup files from Linux client to Windows Server

I'm trying to backup my files from my Linux box to my Windows Server 2008 as a push, and when I delete them from my Linux box, they remain on my Windows Server. I've found lots of sources that are ...
0
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0answers
38 views

ssh with an alternative configuration directory?

Is there any way to run the standard Cygwin ssh command with an alternative $HOME directory or an alternative .ssh configuration directory? UPDATE: it turns out this is a duplicate question; but it ...
2
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1answer
90 views

reuse an already established connection with win32 gvim

How can I reuse an ssh connection on windows? Ive been using these settings in my _vimrc for sftp and noticed that each time I browse or try to edit a file with netrw, a new connection is created ...
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1answer
146 views

How can I specify a resolution for fullscreen applications through cygwin/x?

Most easily explained with an example. On my windows machine in cygwin I start the x server with: matthew@cygwin $ startxwin Then I ssh to my linux mint machine with X forwarding matthew@cygwin $ ...
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0answers
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Failed to set permissions of path: ..\taskTracker\cyg_server to 0700

while running a job in cygwin in hadoop cluster,permission failed $ bin/hadoop jar hadoop-examples-*.jar wordcount inputwords outputwords2 Patch for HADOOP-7682: Instantiating workaround file system ...
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0answers
83 views

Two node(master-slave) cluster getting only single live node with cygwin in windows

I am able to run single hadoop node,while in two node after succesfull connection from master to slave when i ran through i am only getting single live node ,i was expecting slave node as well when ...
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2answers
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Slave: ssh: connect to host slave port 22: Connection timed out

i have done with single node cluster on two different machine,I have made one as master(192.168.1.1) and other m/c as slave(192.168.1.2), I am successfully able to ping between two machine,I have made ...
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528 views

Cygwin SSHD resets connection only if called locally

I have a WinXP box (called PETER) with Cygwin installed. This is its version: C:\bin> uname -a CYGWIN_NT-5.1 peter 1.7.24(0.269/5/3) 2013-08-15 11:55 i686 Cygwin I have installed SSHD on it for ...
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0answers
167 views

Logging into sshd/CYGWIN64/WIN8

I have followed all the setup process of installing CYGWIN64 and sshd. But I am unable to log into my ssh server either from the same local computer or from a remote terminal. The following is the ...
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1answer
1k views

How to copy files from remote machine (ubuntu) to local machine (windows)?

I would like to know about two ways: scp and rsync and how exactly they are used to copy files. I tried doing scp ubuntu@ip-10-124-83-21:/home/* /home/ubuntu/crockonjs-2-hd.mov but it didn't work. ...
2
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1answer
220 views

Cygwin SSH and Github

I've been trying to setup Cygwin to connect to github, but I've been having some issues. I'm on Windows 8, and I know that there's a problem in Cygwin on Windows 8 with the user groups and whatnot. ...
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Keeping Cygwin SSH session alive [duplicate]

I'm having the a bit of a problem with accessing remote RedHat servers from a Windows machine using Cygwin SSH client. What I do is I run some fairly time-consuming QA scripts on the remote RedHat ...
0
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0answers
50 views

SSH and VNC to Windows 7?

I would like to know if it is at all possible to utilize cygwin and VNC to create a RDP server that would be unknown to someone if they were to steal my computer. My thoughts for doing this come from ...
0
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1answer
154 views

Connecting to Windows 8 Cygwin SSH through DD-WRT from WAN?

I'd like to connect from my work to my home PC/Laptop through Cygwin's SSHD. I have DD-WRT installed on my router and i'm not really sure on how to configure it to allow me to get in. It works nicely ...
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207 views

Cygwin with svn+ssh

I just got started with cygwin today and need to svn+ssh to a repository. I installed the svn and ssh packages for cygwin too. I then did a rebaseall (note: the log for rebaseall showed that it ...
4
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1answer
162 views

How can I obtain a 'desktop' cmd.exe subshell environment when SSH'ed into cygwin?

I've successfully configured SSH under cygwin, so I can SSH into my windows user account and land at a bash shell in cygwin. This is great. However, I have a python program that I'd like to run in ...
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169 views

How does the mouse + ncurses work over ssh?

I'm running cygwin on Windows 8 x64 using the mintty interface. I ssh into my Solaris 11.0 server and ran mc (GNU Midnight Commander 4.8.6). To my surprise, when I accidentally clicked on a portion of ...
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0answers
103 views

Why are tasklist results different when run locally vs over ssh

I have a windows box setup with cygwin and an ssh server that has been working fine, however today I came across a command I am trying to use that returns different results based on whether it is used ...
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Cygwin Connection closed by ::1

During the installation of Hadoop I am trying to setup CYGWIN and ssh. Installed and ssh also started successfully and setup authorization key as instructed HERE but When I try to connect to the ...
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1answer
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CYGWIN SSHD service not starting

To setup Hadoop I am installing CYGWIN on my 32 bit Windows 7 machine. It has installed successfully without any error. CYGWIN Setup version : 2.774 $ uname -r : 1.7.17(0.262/5/3) SSHD installed ...
2
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1answer
451 views

Setting up sshd_config in cygwin for AES encrypted file transfer

I'm a bit newer to cygwin and sshd, and I want to configure sshd to allow encrypted SFTP file transferring. From what I understand, I need to find some sort of sshd_config example (which for some ...
0
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1answer
188 views

ssh access with key authentication does not work

I'm trying to set a no-password connection throw two servers, the first (A) runs Win server with Cygwin and the second runs Debian Linux. I followed this guide: http://troy.jdmz.net/rsync/index.html, ...
0
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1answer
704 views

ssh -X with cygwin on Windows: “Unable to access the X Display”

I'm on a windows machine, trying to run a python program on my lab's server, and would like to be able to see the output plots it produces. Here is what I type to try: ssh –X user@server python ...
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1answer
2k views

Cannot successfully configure OpenSSH via CYGWIN in Windows 2008

I need help configuring OpenSSH on Win2008 via CYGWIN! THANKS in advance! I am trying to configure an OpenSSH server on Windows Server 2008 Datacenter via CYGWIN. I have installed and configured ...
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3answers
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Setting up SSH/Git on Cygwin yields “Bad permissions on ~/.ssh/config”

I'm attempting to setup Git with OpenSSH under Cygwin. I almost got everything setup. I have the agent and public key and all that.. but now I get this really weird error: $ git pull -u origin master ...
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1answer
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Starting Windows GUI program in Windows through Cygwin sshd from ssh client

I would like to ssh into my Windows box running Cygwin sshd and run the Windows GUI application in that Windows box. I don't want X forwarding. e.g. From ubuntu-server terminal, I ssh into Windows ...
0
votes
1answer
164 views

How to run a command on startup connection ssh with cygwin

I have a machine with cygwin installed in and several disk mapped. When I start a connection like this: ssh 10.120.10.11 ... cygwin starts and the .mkshrc script is run which make these disks ...
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1answer
218 views

openssh won't find .ssh directory on cygwin

I just installed Cygwin, and openssh ignores the known_hosts file. My guess is that openssh does not even see the ~/.ssh folder. I've defined a Windows environment variable HOME, and Cygwin does start ...
0
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4answers
941 views

Cygwin cannot create .ssh

I'm having some trouble using Git with cygwin. "Could not create directory '/home/Craig/.ssh'. The authenticity of host 'github.com (207.97.227.239)' can't be established. RSA key fingerprint ...
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2answers
515 views

ssh tunneling broken pipe (for synergy)

I have set up ssh between 2 Windows 7 PCs using openSSH in cygwin. RSA authentication is tested and working, so I can ssh into the host from the client without issue. I then set up a tunnel on the ...
4
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1answer
2k views

ssh config under cygwin

I have Cygwin installed on Windows 7. I made default install. I would like to use ssh config file (~/.ssh/config) to set host and options for connecting. Normal ssh command is not able to find the ...