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Can't remote SSH into computer (Ubuntu 13.10 / Netgear WNR2000)

I've set up SSH on a Ubuntu machine in my office and it works fine on the local network, accessing via the local IP address (192.168.1.19) on ports 22 and 20022. I tried to set up port forwarding in ...
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Allow PPTPD Clients to Communicate

Ive set up a PPTPD VPN server on an Ubuntu 12.04 Machine. I have 3 machines connected to it, 2 of which are on the same network and one that is on a separate network. All 3 are on the VPN, and can ...
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generating keys for SSH

From the Open-SSH Documentation what does username@remotehost mean in the following: *By default the public key is saved in the file ~/.ssh/id_dsa.pub, while ~/.ssh/id_dsa is the private key. Now ...
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How can I remotely run PC applications on my tablet?

I'm sure I'm not the only one who has run into this situation before. I have a mouse-input-oriented application designed only for PC that would work fantastically on my tablet, but running it through ...
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How to remotely download any file from the Internet? [closed]

Is it possible to download a file over VPN via the command line in Ubuntu 12.04.1?
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How to setup a Linux machine to remotely use laptop screen as a second display?

I would like to reopen this question, because it is NOT a duplicate of that question. I am using Kubuntu 12.10, or Mint 14 - any of these two will do. Synergy offers similar functionality, but does ...
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how to remote desktop in amazon aws Ubuntu Server Cloud Guest 11.10 (Ocelot)

How can I connect remotely desktop or Gui to an Ubuntu Server Cloud Guest 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) server in Amazon AWS from a Windows Seven machine? Can some one give me a link to a complete tutorial? ...
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1answer
994 views

Connecting Ubuntu to Ubuntu through VNC. Remote Desktop

The scenario is as follows - I will be moving across the country and my desktop will stay here powered and online, while I move with a laptop. I need a way to connect to the desktop for file ...
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Convert Ubuntu desktop install to file server

I'll be moving across the country shortly but my desktop computer will be staying put here with power and internet hooked up. I want to be able to connect using my laptop to get or stream files, and ...
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mounting remote hard disk (Linux)

I have a machine running Ubuntu 10.04. I have a VPS (virtual private server) also running Ubuntu Linux. The VPS has a dedicated IP. I want to have a setup, so that the directories on the VPS are ...
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Running a remote syslog server

I have a Mac dev machine configured to forward certain syslog entries to a remote syslog host. It's configured to forward them to my Ubuntu server. The Ubuntu server currently has rsyslog installed ...
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Xming alternative for remotely connecting to Ubuntu from Windows

I'm currently using Xming (free version) to connect to my remote Ubuntu from my home Windows (I first connect to my remote Ubuntu using SSH and X11 forwarding to localhost). The performance is, ...
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Why NetBeans ( php - remote project ) change permission of files to 0600?

I'm using NetBeans for editing some php files ( in a php project ) at remote server. all go normal, but when saving the edited file using NetBeans, the file's permissions are set to 0600 by default, ...
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How to setup a Linux machine to remotely use laptop screen as a second display? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I use my laptop as a second monitor for my desk computer? I am looking for a similar solution to MaxiVista, but for Linux (Ubuntu). I have an Ubuntu machine with ...
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Activate wireless on a headless Ubuntu box via ssh

Okay, so I have an interesting setup going on. Far away from me, is a headless (no monitor) Ubuntu box hooked up to an ethernet cable. This computer is intended to be a public internet station at a ...
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Remote Controlled / Network Media Player

I am looking for a Media Player that can be remote controlled with a Desktop Software (or even Web based) over the network. I know that there are tons of streaming servers and clients but that's ...