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installed samba, now ssh clients cannot connect

I want to install Samba on my Linux Mint 14 Nadia server, but when I do, my clients that use SSH can no longer connect. All attempts fail immediately with a ssh_exchange_identification: Connection ...
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1answer
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Giving remote access to files for only a single directory on a Linux server

I need to give a user named "Bert" access to one directory (/var/www/application/thisDirectory/) on my Linux server. Initially, I tried to use FTP (actually SSH). My first thought was to chroot Bert ...
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Change group or permissions when a file is moved to a shared directory on Linux

I've set up a Linux server accessible with ssh and Samba share. Every user has his own folder USER/ and a public folder USER_public/. Permissions on the USER_public/ are set up using setfacl in such ...
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1answer
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Rsync very slow

I have just setup a Debian server for backup of Windows PCs. I am currently testing various methods including: rsync (using Deltacopy on Windows), SMB via Samba and scp. Currently rsync (without SSH ...
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Making the most out of an old laptop for home improvement [closed]

My old Compaq laptop's (circa 2005) been lying around useless for the longest time so last week I decided to make a Linux box out of it. So far, I have set it up to provide the following services, ...
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1answer
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SSH Tunnel for Samba over SSH Proxy

So I am trying to do something that is relatively simply in theory but my use-case seems to be hard to find since most proxying I find on the internet is in regards to setting up a proxy for your ...
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1answer
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sshfs-fuse : how to open files on one linux box from a second box

I am relatively new to the linux world so I apologize in advance for any silly question I may ask. I have set up some tools that I like to use for programming on a ubuntu box. Now I have another ...
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Mounting a remote Linux folder in Windows 7

So I had this idea to mount a remote Linux folder from a VPS on my Windows 7 machine. So far I have tried dokan SSHFS, it works, but it is damn slow and buggy and it doesn't allow to edit anything ...
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Set proper rights for sshfs mountpoint so it can be shared with samba

I have a domain hoster that provides access via SSH. My platforms are: Gentoo 2.6.36-r5 Windows (XP/Vista/7) I work on my Windows, I use Gentoo to do all the magic Windows can't do. Therefore I ...
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How do I forward port 139 on Windows 7 using SSH on a loopback adapter?

I'd like to be able to connect from a Windows 7 machine to a Linux box running Samba. I export shares from the Windows machine, so turning off file sharing isn't an option. I've installed a loopback ...