Secure Shell or SSH is a network protocol that allows data to be exchanged using a secure channel between two networked devices.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
2answers
2k views

RDP over ssh tunnel using iphone

so i want to tunnel an RDP connection through ssh using my iphone-4s. I already know how to tunnel this connection using putty(the ssh client). The only problem is i'm yet to find an SSH client for ...
0
votes
2answers
469 views

Correct use of Tmux and Irssi via SSH

I'm pretty new with Tmux. I'm looking for a way to connect a Tmux session locally to a distant one, running on my server with irssi and other stuff. If i start a regular session with tmux And ...
0
votes
2answers
128 views

Can a ssh key work for restricted to home user

I am currently running linuxmint and openssh. I have 2 accounts on my computer Joe and Bob. I have the keys and passphrase created by joe stored in the /home/joe/.ssh/ folder. I can connect to Joe ...
0
votes
1answer
117 views

Kill user session if from unknown source

I would like to kill ssh connections to my server if they are from a particular 'office' Any ideas how I would do this without using ip-tables? Cheers
0
votes
1answer
229 views

Transfer (NOT COPY) files to remote computer?

I know that using scp over SSH will copy the files between hosts, but what if I don't want to copy them but instead move them over entirely? What command could I use using a secure connection over ...
-2
votes
1answer
289 views

Increasing Download Speed

I had an interesting thought: Would it be somewhat possible to increase download speed (and potentially upload speed) like a download accelerator does, but using a socks proxy that splits your ...
1
vote
2answers
96 views

Linux: Find out who was logged on when?

I need to find out which user screwed up the ssh config. There's nothing in anyone's bash history. But I did see when a bunch of ssh-related errors in the logs that started at a specific time. I'm ...
0
votes
1answer
308 views

Passwordless ssh between two nodes, but the authorized_keys file is on a shared filesystem (GPFS)

so I have two servers. On these servers /dev/sdb is a disk that has been used for a shared filesystem (i.e, both servers put their second harddrives "together" and now each one can use all the space ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

How to download all files and folders using FTP via SSH? [duplicate]

I tried mget * but it only downloads files not folders. Is there a "download all" option?
1
vote
1answer
668 views

Non-interactive one-time ssh && scp for 100 servers

I need to copy some data from a cluster of very restricted machines through the network which currently has DNS problems (so some connections are bizarrely not working). I found that the only way to ...
0
votes
3answers
71 views

Cant download 15,000 files via ssh linux [duplicate]

I have used wget, ncftp ftp etc, They all list around 5000 files at some sort of limit. I tryed using wget to get an exclusive file that didnt show up in the regular wget download and it worked. I ...
0
votes
2answers
799 views

SSH Server not allowing Tunneling

I'm writing to figure out why an SSH server on a rig isn't allowing tunneling. This is the sshd_config, looked perfectly fine to me. # Package generated configuration file # See the sshd(8) manpage ...
3
votes
2answers
3k views

How do you copy a local file while logged into a SSH session within Linux (ubuntu)?

how can i transfer a local file to a logged in ssh session without using scp? im doint this in the terminal under ubuntu, but this goes for any linux system. ** say im logged into a server via the ...
0
votes
1answer
60 views

Connect Backwards through SSH

A bit of an odd question, but I'd like to give it a shot. I'm working with a company who's setup is a bit over secure (if you can even say that), essentially the server has block all outbound ...
0
votes
0answers
507 views

create a VPN server in virtualbox guest box and access it from host

I am trying to convert a ssh tunnel to a VPN connection. for some reason I can not use VPN outside my network. what I try to do is use ssh tunnel in a guest box (and share it using proxifier or ...
0
votes
1answer
111 views

passwordless ssh not working between machines

I am trying to set up passwordless SSH between 4 machines. I was able to get it done for all of them except for one Ubuntu 12.04 machine where I cannot log into it passwordlessly. Here is the ...
0
votes
1answer
273 views

How to access MATLAB license server vis ssh?

I have MATLAB installed on my laptop which should connect to a certain host that stores license information. I used to be able to use MATLAB anywhere that I had an internet connection. Recently, I ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Running .jar in Linux terminal

I have a .jar file which is console based. I would like to run it in Linux via SSH. So far I am able to run it and see the output. However, after disconnecting and then reconnecting to the ...
0
votes
2answers
520 views

Copy 10 million small files between remote servers (over web), linux systems, no SSH on source

Here is the situation: Need to copy aprox 10 million of small files (1k - 50k each) from a single directory, between 2 remote servers over the web. Tried with FTP and SCP but failed since all files ...
0
votes
1answer
539 views

Local display using Xming-Putty

I've been struggling with Xming and putty for a while and I can't make it work; I enabled X11 forwarding in putty, updated xauth list on the client side with the xauth list of the server side. ...
1
vote
0answers
189 views

Local display using Xming-Putty

I've been struggling with Xming and putty for a while and I can't make it work; I enabled X11 forwarding in putty, updated xauth list on the client side with the xauth list of the server side. ...
3
votes
2answers
3k views

scp “lost connection” but ssh works fine

A server I can ssh into fine has begun refusing to scp. $ scp ~/tmp/foo user@some.example.com:~/tmp/ lost connection With scp -v -v I can see the connection succeeds and the transfer appears to ...
0
votes
2answers
27 views

Keep remote session

I am using Macbook developing a client application. I want to access server logs, so I opened a shell terminal & established a ssh connection to the server & access the log file there by ...
3
votes
3answers
1k views

How to copy a file using pscp through an intermediary gateway server hop

I have a linux jump box between me and a remote server. I have seen a few posts on how to do this with scp (e.g. here), but I am on a Windows box, so the situation is slightly different. I want to ...
0
votes
1answer
266 views

How to index and search SFTP/SSH files in Windows?

I use Index Your Files to index and search shared network locations quickly in Windows. I found some files on a shared network location. When I opened this network location in WinSCP I found that it ...
0
votes
1answer
401 views

Access denied on all users except root

Been looking for an answer to this for hours now, and can't find one. I'm trying to SSH into my Ubuntu server. I can login with no problem as root, but as soon as I try to create another user and ...
0
votes
1answer
275 views

SSH rejects RSA passphrase for keys created with GPG/Enigmail [duplicate]

Last year I created an 4096 bit RSA key pair with GPG / Enigmail in Thunderbird. Enigmail lists me a primary key used to sign and authenticate e-mails, and a subkey used to encrypt e-mails. I exported ...
1
vote
1answer
130 views

Establish SSH connection via SSH tunnel in a single command

I'm trying to connect to one of my internal computers (private ip) using SSH over the internet. The SSH port of that computer is not exposed so I first create a tunnel via a public resource (public ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

How to keep rsync over SSH conenction permanent - no broken pipe

I try to run a rsync on a shared server that I have no control over the ssh-config file to prevent the broken pipe error because the connection drop. Here's a snippet of the code I use to backup ...
0
votes
3answers
1k views

Looking for web based SSH frontend to access computers behind SSH-based router

I'm looking for a web-based solution (accessible via the internet) that allows me to establish an SSH connection to computers on my internal network (Linux boxes). I don't want to install custom ...
0
votes
1answer
53 views

ssh multi interface

I have 2 interfaces eth0 10.0.0.163 eth1 10.0.0.164 There are two machines are connected from per interface Machine 1 to eth0 with address 10.0.0.160 Machine 2 to eth1 with address 10.0.0.161 I ...
1
vote
1answer
535 views

I accidentally deleted my /root folder and now my shell string is different. What gives?

I stupidly managed to delete my /root folder on CentOS. I re-created an empty /root folder and set root privs to it, but now my shell string in PuTTY is different. Whereas it used to say ...
1
vote
1answer
77 views

SSH tunnels with putty

Is this setup possible: isp -> tunnel-1 -> tunnel-2 -> destination tunnel-2 will be exit IP, but in the "tunnel-1" containter. So ISP should only see traffic from tunnel-1. The programs used should ...
1
vote
1answer
106 views

kill running script (I think I must allocate terminal)

I was wondering how to kill a running script in this situation: Two machines; machine1 and machine2. machine1 writes: ssh machine2 << 'ENDSSH' ./script.sh ENDSSH causing the script to be run on ...
0
votes
2answers
835 views

centos 6.4 login as root error

I have just installed CentOS 6.4 and cannot log in as root over ssh from other computer. Option PermitRootLogin in /etc/ssh/sshd_config is set to yes, and service sshd is restarted. Any suggestion?
4
votes
4answers
7k views

How to set up an alias server name

I want to set up an alias server name on my laptop (Linux). I do not want to use the /etc/hosts/ file since the IP address of the remote server changes. The reason I want to do this is because the ...
1
vote
2answers
669 views

Can I have multiple SSH keys for the same host and user?

I have two accounts on Bitbucket and an SSH key for each one. This is how my ~/.ssh/config looks like: Host bitbucket.org User git IdentityFile ~/.ssh/bitbucket/account1 Host bitbucket.org ...
1
vote
1answer
7k views

Enable Remote Access Linux

It might sound very basic question but I am beginner on Linux... I have created a few users on my Linux distribution. I would like to enable Remote Connection through SSH for some of these users not ...
0
votes
2answers
257 views

Don't sync files during Matlab execution in Dropbox (Linux)

I'm a strong Dropbox user. I usually log in (via SSH) to my Linux machine and use Matlab on a Dropbox folder which automatically syncs everything. However, at this moment, my code generates a lot of ...
0
votes
1answer
315 views

rsync --remove-source-files and symbolic links

My source folder contains only symbolic links to different directories: symlink1 -> /path/to/dir1 symlink2 -> /path/to/dir2 I want rsync to delete synch'd links from the source on success. ...
0
votes
2answers
697 views

ssh to localhost

I am following some steps from a wiki to install Hadoop, Cloudera, etc... One of the steps is saying "ssh to localhost" and make sure you don't get a pass phrase, I was getting pass phrase indeed, ...
0
votes
2answers
724 views

Transparent SSH Multi-Hop - Access to network without using shell (Shared connection)

I have a quick question. Apologies if this has been posted already, but I have searched and can't seem to find what I am looking for. I have a localhost , Host 1 and Host 2. The Host 2 machine has ...
2
votes
1answer
617 views

SSH not reading rc files

Once upon a time, an ssh invocation to host1 like ssh u@host1 command would read .bashrc before executing command. host2 is administered by the same people, and reads .bashrc! I don't administer ...
0
votes
1answer
3k views

SFTP via Terminal Error

I cant connect to a server via sftp any more, I could yesterday. Here is the full sftp -vvv log, maybe you could help me out? Tried deleting ~/.ssh, tried hosts.allow / hosts.deny. No solution at all. ...
0
votes
1answer
177 views

Recognized printer not printing

I connected an HP 1000 J110 to my server which I access via ssh. Listing the USB ports it recognized it. Also I Pasted the PPD on the /etc/cups/ppd/ folder... Is the ppd my pc uses to print when ...
-2
votes
1answer
8k views

How to change password in SSH

So here's the situation: I'm new to my job so I still have no idea what they are talking about like this one, my boss tells me to change my password in docs2comply.com by SSH. I don't know what the ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

Configure default domain in Putty

I work at a big company with its own domain, and I SSH into servers every day, many times a day. Is it possible to simply type hostname instead of hostname.my.domain.com and still SSH successfully?
1
vote
1answer
188 views

How to access remote desktop (like SSH -X) in a windows system?

I've been struggling all around the interwebz and I couldn't find any useful answer. I have a computer with a Windows OS that has some software that I just can't run on GNU/Linux. But in GNU/Linux, to ...
0
votes
1answer
334 views

fatal: error when closing sha1 file: Permission denied

I am attempting to create a local git repository using a mounted linux drive (via SSH via ExpandDrive) from my mac using GitBox, however when I attempt to make a commit I continually receive this ...
1
vote
1answer
174 views

EC2 - run a script immediately after ssh login?

I don't even know if this is possible but I thought I'd ask anyays! I'm wondering, is it possible to run a script immediately after a SSH login? My thought is to make a python script that executes ...