PuTTY is a free and open source terminal emulator application which can act as a client for the SSH, Telnet, rlogin, and raw TCP computing protocols and as a serial console client. The name "PuTTY" has no definitive meaning, though 'tty' is the name for a terminal in the Unix tradition, usually held ...

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Migrating Lamp server settings

I am migrating my website from one server to other.Both have Cent Os. In the new server I have installed LAMP. The apache configuration file in /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf must have the same settings ...
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Moving the files and databases from one server to other

I have to move my entire website with the source code , databases and other supporting software modules from one system to another. Both the systems have CentOs Operating system. Using putty I have to ...
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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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Running interactive commands in remote machine using putty command line

I am trying to connect to remote terminal using putty command line with below command: C:\Program Files>putty.exe -ssh -2 -l username -pw password -m remote.cmd -t 10.127.1.1 In remote.cmd file, I ...
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Batch file console window close?

I have a batch file which executes a PLink command and accepts ssl certificate on Linux server. When I run this code, console window appears and accepts the ssl but is unable to close console window ...
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Can I force putty to use some networking interface?

The problem is that I've two networking interfaces one of them does not allow any outbound ssh connection. How can I force putty to use the second network interface so I can connect to a remote host? ...
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Check if WebSphere server is up

Is it possible to check from Java code whether a Linux server (websphere) is up or not? I use the command below (from Java with Runtime.getRuntime().exec) in order to open SSH session to my Websphere ...
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PuTTY - Stack variables not updating on null line

This is going to be a bit of an odd issue to explain. I'm fairly new to terminal communication as well, being that it is way before my time, so if I mess up any terminology I apologize in advance. ...
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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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Testing SMTP via Telnet, “help” returns “500 unrecognized command”

When using PuTTY in Windows (I specify a mail server, Telnet protocol, and port 25), the "help" command returns "500 unrecognized command". This is strange since I expected to get some actual help. ...
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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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emacs as frontend to remote emacs session

I would like to use emacs within a Windows desktop, but as a client to a remote server I access through ssh. I need emacs to give me access to shells and filesystems as found in the remote server. I ...
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PuTTY new line not working properly

I have PuTTY hooked up to a serial port and am reading an output of an AVR. I send print command like this: printf("OCR1A: %d \n", OCR1A); And PuTTY does go to the next line but does not reset the ...
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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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BitVise (or alternative): SSH double tunneling / session

I would like to create an automatic profile that will: 1) SSH login to a remote server X 2) perform an SSH login (from within server X) to server Y It would be really great if such a profile will ...
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Function key shortcuts in PuTTY/MinTTY and Tmux/Byobu

As a long-time lurker on Stack Exchange, I've found answers to most of my problems without needing to so much as make an account. But today I'm completely stumped with this issue, so I'm reaching out ...
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How to pull from the remote environment

I want to run sqlplus after remote login how can I do this? I'm using: wshShell.Run "C:\putty.exe -t -ssh -l someuser -pw pass -m c:remote.cmd 10.100.5.70" Contents of c:remote.cmd cd ...
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Putty with NAS4FREE - Directory “not found”

Basically, the directory I want to access is listed but I can't access it. Below is the Putty command line:- login as: root [email protected]'s password: Last login: Thu Sep 26 21:14:38 2013 from ...
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VNC via socks SSH proxy tunnel

I can connect to my private work network using putty and following setting: hostname: login.abc.com , port:5022, SSH Forwarded Ports: D8888 This opens an SSH socks proxy which allows me to access ...
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How to make the Delete key work in mysql prompt?

I use Putty to connect to a Linux machine from a Windows machine via ssh. The keyboard works just fine in Bash. But in the mySQL prompt, the Del key prints a ~ intsead of erasing a character. Any ...
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How to change Serial Console insert mode in Putty?

I'm logged into a windows machine with putty via a serial connection. I'm writing commands to the command prompt (cmd.exe) but its stuck in overwrite mode for text insertion, i.e. it is always ...
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Putty clearing sessions

My team is responsible for a small task using putty.exe but they handle many tasks a day. Basically we connect to host i-sentinel providing a username and password. Therefore, it is entered a ...
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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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Login Putty and Mysql in one click

I'd like to login Putty and MySQL in one step. How to do it? I tried this way but it only logins Putty. I'm using Windows. If possible please show more a Linux version.
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Malformed output from shell text editor using SSH(putty) from windows to mac

I am using putty to SSH into a mac, if I try to edit a file with pico, nano or vi I get an output similar to this: [username]$ pico textEdit.txt ...
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Why did windows update break WinSCP and PuTTY?

I recently did an update to my windows 7 machine. Before, I was able to connect to a linux server at school through WinSCP and PuTTY with no issues. Now, I am either booted off after only a minute ...
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Can I output results of a MySQL query to a Excel file via Putty?

I'm on a local windows machine. The MySQL DB is on a CentOS machine elsewhere on the same local network. I want to output the results of the query that I'm typing directly into Putty into an Excel (or ...
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Connect Remote Desktop via putty

I am using Windows 7 as a client system and remote desktop was Windows server 2012. I am not able to connect remote system through Putty from my local system. It shows Network connection time out. I ...
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Random connection timeouts only to one server

I'm having a very strange issue with my connection to my server. Before you say "It's the servers connection" i know for a fact that it isnt, as other people are able to connect fine. Basically, i ...
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Pass actual credentials to a script from Scheduled task

What I would do is using Putty on Windows to connect to a SAN switch and get results from a command. I use Powershell as scripting language and it could be done easily but i don't want to save the ...
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Integrating Command Prompt or Cygwin, or MinGW or GitBash into mRemoteNG

If this isn't the right spot to post this, please let me know, or move my post please. I was wondering, is there a way to get Command Prompt, MinGW, Cygwin, or GitBash to work with mRemote like ...
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VPN equivalent to SSH port forwarding?

I have an application on my remote server, it can only be accessed through localhost:3000 (not accessible from internet) When I SSH into my remote server using putty with a tunnel L"*:3000" ...
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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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SSH into network using Putty

I use Putty to connect to a host (via its IP) and enter my username and password. The host always returns an Access Denied, though my password is correct. Is this an issue I can fix within putty or ...
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Putty solarized the manual way

I would like to use the solarized color scheme in PuTTY. The tricky part is I don't have administrator privileges in this machine. So I will have to manually change the default colors through Change ...
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how can I pass a windows path to Putty pscp?

how can I pass a windows path to Putty pscp? pscp -C -load sessioname c:\program files\some folder\some file.pdf username@anotherWindowsHostname:c:\program files\other folder. all the examples out ...
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Issue using Putty

I try to use putty to connect to a remote desktop.(both computers windows based). The connection is successfull but then Ptty asks me for the user name and password. I'm an admin on the remote ...
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.inputrc, TAB and CTRL-i

Apparently, when we hit TAB in Terminal, CTRL+i is send instead, so we cannot have different bindings for these keypresses in our .inputrc: "\C-i": forward-char TAB: complete This makes TAB move ...
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Mapping a leader key combination to Shift-Insert in putty while editing in VIM

I use putty (windows) to connect to a remote machine and my daily work revolves around coding in vim. I have to copy paste from the windows clipboard a lot, and for that I use the Shift+Insert key ...
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FTP Connection and file transfer through putty

can we use psftp to download, upload, list ...etc from ftp account. as it always gives me connection time out when trying to connect using connection batch like.. "c:\Program Files (x86)\PuTTY\psftp" ...
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OpenSSH (Windows) does not forward X11

I'm running Ubuntu 13.04 in VM and I wanted to do X11 forwarding to my host (Win 8), so far it works fine using PuTTY and XMing server for Windows. But I am curious why it doesn't work if I use ...
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psftp -F config file

Is there an equivalent -F option in the psftp (the one bundled with Putty)? I am trying to connect to a VM that requires using a ProxyCommand. Host *.<domain_here> User kapitanluffy ...
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Is it possible to use a terminal emulator with the LPT port?

I am not very experienced with terminal emulators, but most of the emulators I have seen and used are asking to connect over a serial (COM) port. Is it possible to use a terminal emulator with the ...
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Unnecessary indenting in bash

I have been trying to paste text from one file to another in bash. I'm working in Putty. To be more clear, I have a file hotel.txt with some lines of text that are indented, thus have tabs and ...
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ssh reverse tunneling via putty thru 3 boxes - connection timeout

the three boxes are My laptop ( windows ) A jumpbox ( linux ) The server ( linux ) My web application is running in nodejs port 3000 on the server. I should access the web app in my laptop by ...
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emacs 24 color-theme not working

I'm running emacs 24 and trying to change the colour theme but it's not working. When I start emacs it displays in the default colours. I do M-x load-theme RET tango RET and the colours revert to ...
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Why do random characters appear in terminals in Windows?

I've been programming on Windows for a few years, and there has been an issue that is becoming increasingly frustrating as I have really started to use various terminals in Windows for my development ...
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Why are files created by Puttygen hidden in Windows 7 Explorer?

In Windows 7 Home Premium, after saving a private key in PuTTY Key Generator (aka. Puttygen) at the C drive root it is not visible in Explorer. How to reproduce: Start Puttygen. Generate a key. ...
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Using putty to move xml files to server

Currently there is a windows scheduled task which every day moves a number of xml files to a website via putty. I need these files to continue to be moved to their current location whilst i create a ...
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OpenSSH vs PuTTY… - native support for proxy?

I am wonder a bit. I use openssh-clients-6.2p2-4.fc19.x86_64 on my Fedora 19. I set the environment variable through the console: "export http_proxy=http://someproxy.officenetwork" and in the same ...