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Need to reset OS X terminal AFTER logging out of Ubuntu (ssh + zsh)

I have a problem I cannot understand, and cannot debug for the life of me. I run Mac OS X 10.9.2 (latest) and use Terminal.app and zsh as my shell. A server I work remotely on runs Ubuntu 13.04 and ...
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ZSH and Passwordless access with SSH in a shared home environment

I have a small cluster with some nodes which share their home folder through NFS. I allow passwordless SSH access to the users with this script: if [[ -e $homeDirs/$username/.ssh/id_rsa.pub ]]; then ...
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Temporarily transferring shell settings to remote ssh session?

I am curious, frequently I would like to transfer all of my shell settings (dotfiles) over to a remote session just during my session and then have them reversed when I logout. Even better would be ...
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I can't see colors in zsh through SSH

I recently moved from bash to ZSH and oh-my-zsh (which is so far wonderful) and installed it in my desktop, laptop and hosting (dreamhost) with a theme called agnoster. I also installed solarized and ...
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How do I change my default shell on a remote server?

I tried changing it the way recommended in How do i change my default shell from bash to zsh?, as shown below: chsh -s $(which zsh) but that gave me an error. The system asks me to use ypchsh ...
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What sequence does PuTTY send for ALT + DEL

When I connect to my Debian Wheezy Beta 4 server with PuTTY 0.62 on Windows 7 I'm experiencing a problem. My login shell is Zsh and it is configured to handle ALT + DEL for the action delete-word ...
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Correct password for ssh key rejected when ssh-d into machine

When I am logged into my machine directly, I can do all git operations, and when prompted for a password, the password is accepted. When I ssh into the same box and run git operations on the same ...
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How can zsh be configured to not clear the screen at logout?

When sshing to a host, the screen is cleared at exit, which makes it impossible to review recent output. This behavior seems to be set system-wide in /etc/zlogout. How can zsh be configured to not ...
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How do I set up sshd using Cygwin on Windows 7 for remote login

I'd like to set up an ssh server with Cygwin on my Windows 7 desktop so that I can remotely access my computer in a more civilized way than using VNC. I would like to use zsh as my default shell. I ...
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How do I use rsync to sync my repo on my mac to university server where I have ssh access?

I need to use my university's ssh access and run my programs there for testing. I don't have sudo access there. It doesn't have vncserver there either. I would work with vim and make but I need git at ...
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I run zsh from bash after connecting SSH – how can I exit both with only one command?

I run zsh on my server and I want to alias the exit command, because whenever I try to terminate my SSH session I must exit from zsh and exit from bash. I tried alias exit='exit;exit' to no avail. ...
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Weird behaviour/rendering of backspace in Terminal.app when SSHing into zsh using tmux/screen

I just stumbled upon a weird problem. When I SSH into my server (centos, zsh) and I type some stuff and hit backspace It looks like a space - but internally it really deleted the characters. ls -l a ...