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I just started with SSH 10 minutes ago. I enter:

ssh lisv22@chusmix.com
my password

And get:

Last login: Fri Sep  9 20:31:29 2011 from 190.220.54.6
-bash-3.2$

Which I suppose means I connected successfully. However when trying to access any directory on my root I get an error.

E.G:

/game

returns /game: No such file or directory. Btw I also tried /html/game

What am I doing wrong? / how do I get a list of directories?

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    FYI, the domain you mention has an XSS vulnerability.
    – icktoofay
    Sep 10, 2011 at 4:03
  • out of interest, how did you find that out?
    – madphp
    Feb 13, 2012 at 2:27
  • You're not new to SSH. You're new to *nix my friend
    – LatinSuD
    Sep 10, 2013 at 11:03

2 Answers 2

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Are you just typing the name of the directory? That will make bash try to execute it as if it was a command.

Use cd to navigate directories and ls to list files in that directory:

cd /game          # sets the working directory to /game
ls                # lists all files in /game (since the default is the working directory)
ls /html/game     # lists all files in /html/game
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You can try ssh lisv22@chusmix.com 'ls' to view directory listing.

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