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What variables I can place in a Putty Link?

I create a new link in Windows with the following target: "C:\Program Files (x86)\PuTTY\putty.exe" -ssh username -pw password Are there any other options I can add in that one link target? I am ...
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How to use desert theme across all my Putty sessions?

I'm trying to follow this tutorial, titled: Custom PuTTY Color Themes to have the desert theme in all my PuTTY sessions. I downloaded and ran the registry file for desert theme. I'm now able to see ...
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how can I search for a string in a folder that has zip files also

I am trying to search a string in a folder "test". This folder has sub folders and zip files too. I want to search within this directory to find the match. I used zgrep '11:57' test zgrep '11:57' ...
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Forwarding mail from pine

I have an unix account on university servers and in one of my courses I need to forward all my mails to my personal box on gmail. I tried forwaring by opening .forward. In putty I connected to the ...
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How to close firefox service from putty?

How can i close firefox service from putty?? I have tried using service command.. But i don't know the exact syntax.. I am getting following warning box Firefox is already running, but is not ...
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How to make PuTTY display tabs within a file instead of changing them to spaces?

I have a problem with PuTTY: whenever I SSH into a UNIX computer using PuTTY on my Windows PC and I try to browse files, everything looks fine, but my tab delimited files appear to have spaces instead ...
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How to change user in winSCP?

I'm using winSCP to access Unix computers. How can I change user after I have logged into a Unix server using winSCP? E.g. I have personal account in unix computer A. I can log into this comp using ...
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Created New user in Linux, but not able to login in putty or SSH or else [closed]

I am new to Linux, I don't know in-depth things. I created a user from the root account, but I am not able to login as the new user (sampleUser). Here are the commands I used to create new user: ...
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SSH To My Home Server From Another Location

I am at a location away from home and behind a firewall that does not allow any connections and any ports other than specific port to a specific ssh server. I am using Windows 7 and putty. Trying to ...
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How to run a command file in PuTTY using automatic login in a command prompt?

I am using the following to login automatically to a remote server and then run commands listed in a commands.txt, like this: C:\path\to\putty.exe -load "[Sessionname]" -l [user] -pw [password] -m ...
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Vim is not reading gzipped files automatically

I want to see some zipped log files .gz in unix through putty. When I open them in vim the contents are not readable. I think vim is not able to unzip them.
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Suspend the process and not to cancel it after SSH logout

I'm loging via putty (SSH) to server on which execute my webserver program. With CTRL+Z and bg commands is webserver running on background but if I logout, the process is terminated. How can I prevent ...
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Started an application through SSH, command line now gone, what happens next?

Context: This is a very basic question Using Putty and SSH for the first time to do some serious server setup and run into the situation where I have started a process that I do not want to stop. ...
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Command history across multiple PuTTy sessions in SunOS 5.10

I have multiple PuTTy sessions open to my SunOS 5.10 server, and I am using ksh, and SOMETIMES the command history is shared among the different sessions and SOMETIMES it is not. I cannot figure out ...
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Need to copy a file from unix box to windows folder using pscp command

I have a unix svr A: username: uname password: pwd then there are some files under /usr/local/jboss/configuration which are accessible only when a 'sudo su' command is performed. (and the username ...
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Is SSH history local or its server side?

I use Putty to access my dedicated servers trough SSH. When i click up arrow couple times i can see commands that i put in yesterday or at previous session. Do they stay locally or on server side? How ...
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How can I configure PuTTY to ignore right-click events?

I'm trying to configure portable PuTTY to access an Accu COBOL application. The problem is that the right mouse button click causes an unexpected character entry in the application for careless ...
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Can't seem to change directory - “No such file or directory” error using PuTTY

I am required to use PuTTY to submit a program but I have never used it before and am having a hard time changing my directory. I am successfully connected to a Linux computer from my own but can't ...
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Are there Putty-like file explorers on Windows?

Are there any applications out there like Putty with a Windows UI, like I can explore files, upload and edit without having to type in Unix commands, pure UI?
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ksh Auto-Completion PuTTY Configuration

I'm having a bit of a problem configuring my PuTTY client to work with the auto-completion feature in the ksh shell. I do a listing on the root with the directories /home and /homeroot and it returns ...
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failed to enable x11 forwarding

I am trying to enable X11 forwarding on my server which is running on FreeBSD 7.1. I have a putty installed in my windows in which i have enabled X11 forwarding by checking on Enable X11 ...
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How do you copy a class on to UNIX?

How do you copy a class (from intelliJ) on to UNIX (using putty)
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356 views

Terminal Emulation for unix

I have a problem with PuTTY (a terminal emulation program). After connecting to my unix box from putty bash completion does not seem to work . Does anyone know a plugin that can help me or another ...
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Should I switch to Linux for development? [closed]

Is there any advantage to use a Linux machine to develop instead of Windows? Everyone at work tells me to switch to Linux, since I'm developing hard-core on linux anyway. I manage 40 servers, and do ...
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From within telnet (putty), can I download a file to my computer?

I generated a key for use with SSH (Subversion) on my Unix server, and I need to download the key. I tried to use an FTP program but the folders are hidden i.e. /.ssh/ Can someone download them ...