Secure Shell; a network protocol that allows data transfer over a secure channel between two networked devices.

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Switch from using SSH to MOSH, now everything is wrong

So I got used to a lot of things which are changed now, and I want to know why they are changes. The main problems are: When I exited vim it's contents would disappear, now they are still on the ...
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SSH: correct passwords stopped working, lead to connection termination

I have a VDS under Linux which I used to log in to via SSH for several years. Recently after providing a correct password I've started to get "Server unexpectedly closed network connecton". It ...
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Can't SSH to host using Fugu due to warning?

I'm using Fugu to connect to an OpenBSD guest in VMware Fusion. I connect using an IP address, and not a hostname. Fugu is throwing the following warning (not error), and then abandoning the ...
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SSH to Vmware virtual machine with NAT network [duplicate]

right now I am able to ssh to host over internet and ssh from host to the virtual machine. What I want to do is ssh directly to the Guest machine from outside. I tried to do this using iptables: ...
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SSH RSA key with non root user

I'm trying to secure my VPS, so I'm trying to use RSA authentication, obviously I don't want to be logging in as root, so I disabled PermitRootLogin but I also disabled PasswordAuthentication My ...
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Cannot ssh to localhost using key

I have set up an ssh key and want to connect to localhost using key only, without password (note: this is just a test; ultimately I want to connect to an internal git server, where the same problem ...
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sign_and_send_pubkey: signing failed: agent refused operation

I have tried every possible piece of command I could lay my hands on. I still get this. I spun a digital ocean droplet with ubuntu 16.04 on it. I followed the tutorial until I had to login in again ...
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How can I connect via SSH (Putty) to my VMWare machine (Ubuntu)?

I'm trying to connect to my VMWare (Workstation 7.1.3) machine (Ubuntu Lucid) via SSH. I've read through some other posts, but I can't figure this out. I ran ifconfig, and got a inet addr: and Bcast ...
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unicode characters suddenly appearing in asterisk CLI SSH console

I have a mysterious issue. I connect to an Arch Linux virtual machine running asterisk. All of a sudden, anytime I enter the asterisk CLI, the SSH console spits out unicode character codes. What I am ...
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OSX - ssh keeps failing for different reasons

I am using ssh to connect to my digitalocean droplets normally. Recently, all of them stop working suddenly and I can't access them but they highlight different reasons. Connection closed Operation ...
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How to host a server behind another server

I would like to host a game server "behind" another server to hide the originals ip. Server A -> Server B -> Client Client -> Server B -> Server A Im not sure if its possible to forward ports on a ...
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SSH multi-hop via config file

I would like to login to a remote server by executing sth. like ssh remoteServer. The remote server can only be reached via a login server (which there are two of). There are two routes I would like ...
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GIT Identity file not accessible: No such file or directory

Host github.com git HostName github.com User git IdentityFile ~/.ssh/github # I've tried also /home/freinn/.shh/github There's no /home/freinn/github file created, have I to create it? That'...
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How to encrypt traffic over ssh and test it with the plain text message? [on hold]

I have an unsafe connection and I want to use encoding/decoding mechanism to enhance security. I know it can be done in layer 4 (via SSH or SSL/TLS) or in layer 2 (via IPSec). I want to use SSH as ...
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How do I SCP from remote machine to local machine when I am outside of my home network?

While I understand how to scp files to and from my server from within my home network, how can I scp a file from my server to my local machine when I am on the outside, say at Starbucks? While I am ...
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Why does rsync over SSH give me 10x the throughput of SCP?

scp user@aws-ec2:~/file file rsync --partial --progress -Pav -e ssh user@aws-ec2:~/file file scp only gives me 200K/s, but rsync gives me 1.9M/s I tested several times, all same results. rsync ...
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Install netbeans from a private IP machine in another remote public IP machine using SSH

I am sitting in a private IP machine (local) and want to install netbeans in another remote public IP machine (remote). The local machine runs Ubuntu and the remote machine runs CentOS. I have ...
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Controling NetworkManager via ssh/serial

I am trying to activate a wireless network on my chip embedded pc. This works for the same user if I use a keyboard and activate it. However nmcli Connection activation failes when I try via ssh or ...
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Unable to mount Elastic File System on EC2 (mount.nfs4: Connection timed out)

I am trying to mount an EFS file sytem on an EC2 instance. Here is what I'm doing: Connect to EC2 instance using ssh -i "MyKeyPair.pem" ec2-user@ec2-52-39-14-85.us-west-2.compute.amazonaws.com. ...
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How can I use SSH with a SOCKS 5 proxy?

I don't know much about proxies in general, and especially not SOCKS5 proxies, so sorry if this is a newbie question but I haven't been able to find the answer online or in the man pages. I have a ...
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Fix Dropbox sync remotely

I'm having intermittent trouble getting Dropbox to sync on a remote machine. I don't know what the cause is, but it will sync fine for months then stop. I'm trying to debug this over SSH on OSX (...
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WinSCP connection through proxy and ssh tunnelling

I'm in a company network and I want to connect an external server through an external server A. Local -> Proxy -> Server A -> Server B I can get this connection: Local -> Proxy -> Server A But I ...
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Reset root password on Ubuntu

I’ve been trying to wrap my head around this for a while. So I somehow managed to goof up my root password and now I can’t access my remote server, when I login. I however, have sudo access through ...
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Top causes of slow ssh logins

I'd love for one of you smart and helpful folks to post a list of common causes of delays during an ssh login. Specifically, there are 2 spots where I see a range from instantaneous to multi-second ...
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How to transfer a webpage from firefox on ubuntu server to firefox on local windows machine

I am trying to access a url on firefox on my ubuntu server but the firefox freezes after every few seconds. I would like to access the url from the firefox on my local machine. I read in the internet ...
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Way to avoid ssh connection timeout & freezing of GNOME Terminal

When I connect via ssh to certain servers, it timeouts and "freezes" the terminal (doesn't accept input, doesn't disconnect, can't Ctrl-C to kill the ssh process or anything). This is in Ubuntu's ...
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SSH from Windows (Putty) to Ubuntu via HTTPS

I'm trying to connect to Ubuntu using Putty via HTTPS (SSH via port 22 is blocked via the firewall). I read so many tutorials and sites about SSL, SSH, tunneling, ... that I'm kind of confused now. I ...
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Unknown ssh login error, hangs for unknown reason

I'm trying to log into a VM instance using, but for some reason it's hanging at: $ mforde@igsb:~$ ssh -vvv -l ubuntu -i ~/.ssh/mf-half.pem 172.16.215.255 OpenSSH_6.6.1, OpenSSL 1.0.1f 6 Jan 2014 ...
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Unable to connect CVS repository from eclipse

I am getting error while connecting to CVS repository from eclipse running on Windows 7. I am connecting using ext method. Below is the error I am getting: Could not connect to :ext:username@...
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Remotely enable Windows 10 RDP without physical access

Given that I have network access and valid login credentials to my Win 10 Pro machine which was upgraded overnight from Win 7, how do I remotely enable Remote Desktop Protocol on my newly upgraded Win ...
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Raspbian logins fails because of permissions

I don't know how, but the permissions for my user-home directory are issued, so I'm unable to login. Login works with the correct data, after that the screen is becoming black and I'm some moments ...
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Configuring Bidirectional Host Based Authentication in SSH

I have 3 servers (Ruby, Sapphire, Onyx) that I have been trying to setup passwordless (host based) authentication between for all users. I've configured the machines to use host based authentication ...
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OpenWRT - how to do initial login (ssh) if 192.168.1.1 can't be routed?

I also posted on the OpenWRT forum about this issue. I'll copy the text of the problem verbatim, below, but here's a summary. Another edit - my LAN/WAN jack LEDs are not lit up while attempting to ...
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how to restrict sftp only users to specific folder within the chroot directory

I know there is different versions of this question. but I am trying to give each user a folder within chroot directory and he/she should not be able to navigate outside the assigned folder. What I ...
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Changed root password on Centos server. Afterwards I can't connect from SSH on my pc

I was able to connect to my centos server using ssh (PuTTy) normally. After I changed the root password of the VPS through my host's control panel I haven't been able to connect to my server via SSH ...
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SSH tunnel double hop

On my Raspberry Pi at home, I have a reverse SSH tunnel to my VPS server using these instructions: http://www.tunnelsup.com/raspberry-pi-phoning-home-using-a-reverse-remote-ssh-tunnel On the ...
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Windows firewall blocking SSH to secondary subnet

My network has 2 subnets /25 and Linux server in each subnet. One of the subnets contains a Windows computer which is used for managing Linux servers via SSH; but there is problem with firewall on ...
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What are all these rcuos processes running on my server?

I just started my first home server running Ubuntu 14.04.2 Server Edition. I installed OpenSSH and that's it; I haven't even opened the port yet to make it accessible to the outside world. I ran top ...
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svn access to a http:// repository over a ssh tunnel

What I have: A SVN repository I'm interested in, e.g. http://foo.com/repos/bar. A remote machine m-remote where I can svn co http://foo.com/repos/bar, but I have almost no admin rights there. A ...
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Give different permission to different user in SFTP in ubuntu?

I have setup SFTP refereed from here and I have directory structure like following. Now in my case, there are multiple users who can access files as per their privileges, as follow. Super admin ...
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Getting Pageant to save keys files?

I'm using Pageant (on Windows 7) to login to SSH connections with private keys .ppk files. However each time I start the program I have to add all the keys I want again and enter their encryption keys....
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How can I copy files from a Google Cloud Compute Server to my local machine

I'm trying to download all of the server files from Google Cloud Compute (running Linux Debian). I'm extremely unfamiliar with SSH and Google Cloud Compute as a whole. I'd prefer either copying all of ...
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SSH from Windows to Linux without entering a password

I am trying to use ssh/scp from Windows to Linux without having to enter a password. This is what I have done, and it doesn't seem to work: generated public and private keys using Putty Key ...
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Windows talking or sending commands to linux

In my particular use case I want my PC to be able to send commands to a Linux machine ,to execute a script on it . Is there a way to do this (via a network or some other method ) I am using Windows 7 ...
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Is there a way for one SSH config file to include another one?

In case it matters: OS: Ubuntu 10.04 SSH: OpenSSH_5.3p1 Debian-3ubuntu5 I'd like one SSH config file to include another one. The use case would be to define whatever I want in my default .ssh/...
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In MobaXterm, how do I bookmark a folder in the left panel sftp view after you open an ssh session?

For the life of me, I cannot figure out how to make a bookmark for folders in the left panel sftp view after you open a ssh session. When I google it all I find is how to bookmark sessions themselves....
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Ubuntu 16.04 ssh on a LAN fails with “connection refused”

I have a desktop and laptop in a the same LAN, both running Ubuntu 16.04 x64. Both have both openssh and openssh-server installed and running. On both ssh'ing to localhost works perfectly, and on ...
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Is there a way to see linux logon users?

I can see the logon users from rdp using rdpy-rdpscreenshot.py etc. My question is, is there a way to see the logon users from a Linux OS, without signing in? I tried to use rdpy-vncclient.py but it ...
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SSH Permission denied on Correct Password Authentication

I could successfully SSH into my machine yesterday with the exact same credentials I am using today. The machine is running Centos 6.3. But now for some reason it is giving me permission denied. Here ...
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How to ssh from Linux client to OS X host without error message “ssh_exchange_identification: Connection closed by remote host”?

My LAN comprises a desktop computer running Linux (Debian Wheezy), a MacBook with OS X Mavericks, and a modem-router; ssh with Linux host and OS X client functions well - no problems connecting from ...