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Send character not working in mailutils

I'm trying to send an email from the console: louis@ubuntu:~$ mail user@example.com Cc: Subject: Testing Postfix This is the full body. . . . . . . You can see I'm unable to get out of the body. ...
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Cant access into ubuntu server using putty in virtualbox

I have ubuntu server installed in virtualbox and the host os is windows 7.I need to access into that ubuntu server using putty.Now the way to access via putty is to, have two adapter in virtual box ...
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Issues connection to Ubuntu via PuTTy

I'm not sure this is the appropriate stack exchange site to post this question on. If not, please flag this for migration. I am trying to use PuTTy ssh into my ubuntu machine which is wirelessly ...
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SSH - Software caused connection abort for single login

I'll give a full background here, not sure how relevant some of it will be but it can't hurt... So I had a VM running ubuntu server 13.10 that I recently upgraded 14.04 LTS. After the upgrade, it ...
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Getting “Server unexpectedly closed network connection”

I created VM by using Jclouds API and by giving the public address in putty login into the VM. I tried to install GUI in VM by giving the below command sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop It is ...
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209 views

Can't Get libpam-ssh-agent-auth Working In Ubuntu 13.10

I've been wrestling with this particular issue most of the day, and have been making SOME progress, but I'm still a bit stuck. I would like to be able to authenticate an SSH session using a private ...
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Linux load multiple key pairs for entire session

I'd like to load multiple key pairs for multiple AWS Ubuntu instances all running Open SSH so they are available for my entire session (until I log out or restart). I've been running this command ...
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PuTTY X11 proxy: wrong authorisation protocol attempted

I am trying to connect to an Ubuntu server to work on Qt-creator. Before everything goes wrong, I followed this tutorial. I downloaded putty and Xming and everything was working just fine. then, ...
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byobu troubleshooting ubuntu 12.10 x64

When I enter "byobu-enable" on my ec2 ubuntu 12.10 box, my putty ssh session goes insane. Here is a screenshot of what it looks like: It looks like the windows is being duplicated and time is ...
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Allowing multiple users SSH access to Ubuntu instance running on Amazon Web Services

It seems as if similar questions have been asked before, but the issue that I am having hasn't been raised or answered as a part of the answers provided to the other questions. So... I'm using an ...
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1answer
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Mutliple Putty and Cygwin/X sessions not working

I'm trying to connect multiple Putty Sessions at once, and have a single CygwinX server running on my machine. The first putty session i open is able to successfully launch a gnome-terminal, proving ...
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pscp connection time out

Trying to copy from Ubuntu Server to my Windows 7 machine. SSH'd into the server using Putty, navigated to the directory containing my file and ran the command: pscp -P 2222 FileToCopy.txt ...
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Why only my PuTTY scroll slow on ubuntu 10.04 running under VMware?

Scrolling up in PuTTY is very slow even just after starting and connecting. I've tried black listing the VGA16 frame buffer that showed on 'dmesg | grep -i frame' output. It is not used now but this ...
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What should I do when SSH on Ubuntu freezes?

When I'm using SSH to connect to an Ubuntu machine and it freezes, I'd just close PuTTY and re-login. Is there a better way to handle errors like this? (like Ctrl+Alt+Del in Windows)
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How to fix SSH console encoding error

I'm not sure if encoding is the word but I just deployed a plain instance of Ubuntu 10.04 in Amazon's EC2 I log in to the server from a Windows PC with PUTTY and here is the output of a tree command: ...
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Keyless SSH to Ubuntu

I'm trying to SSH with PuTTY on Windows to a Ubuntu box. I created the public key and private key with PuttyKeygen and added the public key to the server's /home/[user]/.ssh/authorized_keys file as a ...
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Windows 7x64: different feedback from Putty and command line client

I'm trying to telnet to a port on an Ubuntu server from a Windows 7x64 machine. When I use Putty it gives me a "Connection closed by remote host" error. When I use the windows telnet client from the ...
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can I make ubuntu's terminal program automatically copy to the clipboard selected text and paste on right click?

i'm used to using putty on a window's machine. With putty whatever you select is automatically on the clipboard without having to right click and select copy. And right click just pastes.
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PuTTY broken characters…(using Ubuntu Desktop 11.04)

I'm running Ubuntu 11.04 Desktop version on the host computer. Is the below a problem with PuTTY, Ubuntu, or my client laptop? (which is...'ancient') Additionally, is there any way to fix this ...
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SSH tunnel for VNC not functioning

I am playing with my sexy new Ubuntu 10.04 server I am trying to tunnel x11vnc through SSH to putty. Steps I took (all from my Windows 7 client) open putty (0.60) Enter the server address under ...
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How to adjust display of midnight commander in kitty?

When I connect to ubuntu from kitty (a putty clone) it looks like this: How do I fix the display?
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1answer
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Using pscp and getting permission denied

I'm using pscp to transfer files to a virtual ubuntu server using this command: pscp test.php user@server:/var/www/test.php and I get the error permission denied. If I try to transfer to the ...
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Can I play music from a remote server on my local machine via SSH?

I recently purchased a linux VPS from http://slicehost.com just to learn and play around with. I currently ssh into the machine via Putty from various Windows boxes. Is there anyway to throw some ...
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Can a command on SSH window change title (Ubuntu and PuTTY)

Is it possible for a command to change the title displayed on a SSH window server Ubuntu client PuTTY on windows Vista
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Why ssh connection failed?

I have an ubuntu virtual machine with vmware server 2.0.2 and my pc windows xp. The problem is that I have all the time a message "ssh connection failed". My firewall is disabled, all protection ...
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How do I make a *.ppk file let me into SSH (Ubuntu)

I have a *.ppk file given to me so I can SSH into a server. I'm using Ubuntu 10.x. What commands do I need to run so I have permission to SSH? I found something that said to do ssh-add ...
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How can I use Tab-Completion in PuTTY connecting to a Ubuntu Server?

I use PuTTY to connect to an Ubuntu Server (VPS). I would like to use Tab-Completion when I'm working with the command line on Ubuntu Server... How can I configure it?
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Putty SSH: CTRL+Cursor keys don't work skip to previous/next word

When I am connected to my local Ubuntu dev server with putty (from my Windows 7 box) via SSH, the following key combinations don't work to move the cursor forward and backward on word boundaries: ...
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Fastest method for windows->linux command line control

What is the fastest method to get at a linux CLI in windows? (See this earlier question on StackOverflow.) Basically my goal is to use a batch file in windows to control various things on my ubuntu ...