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Can connect using PuTTY but can't with PSFTP

I am new to Ubuntu and am having a lot of issues when trying to get PSFTP to connect to my Ubuntu server, which I am running in VirtualBox. I have open-ssh server and client installed on the server ...
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Using Byobu, how do you split the screen when using PuTTY?

When running Byobu, how do you split the screen when using PuTTY? Pressing Ctrl+F2 just prints a character in the terminal.
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EC2 instance suddenly refused our key pair

I've been connecting to my AWS EC2 instance without any problem using the .ppk file provided by Amazon. The security group was set up properly enabling port 22, etc., etc., and everything worked just ...
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SSH connection: Network Error: Software caused connection abort

I am using putty to connect to my server, which is giving the error: Software caused Connection abort. It is giving the error and the connection becomes inactive? What is the reason the for the error ...
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Linux Server Uptime

I was wondering if there was a (somewhat) easy way to know when I can connect with PuTTY after starting up the machine, since I will not have a monitor hooked up to it directly. I don't really want to ...
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Dissable putty tabcompletion sound

When I connect to a Windows computer with ssh to ubuntu server. And I use tabcompletion and there are multiple option I hear a geluiid this is sometimes very annoying. Is there a way that I can turn ...
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Putty fatal error: Network error: connection refused (ubunty server) [closed]

I applied the below mention code to my server and after few mins i tried to re-connect to the PUTTY then its started showing me this error Putty fatal error: Network error: connection refused (ubunty ...
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Ubuntu SSH X11 Forwarded Client Very Slow

Running SSH X forwarded session from my Ubuntu 12LTS client to a SLES server results in very slow(seconds per mouse click) GUI app(on the server) performance. Using a windows client from the same LAN ...
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(SOLVED) SSH: Connection refused from windows but NOT from linux

i have an issue when i try connecting to my Ubuntu server from local network. when i try to connect from my PC (static ip) with win7 and putty, i get Network error:connection refused But when I ...
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Login to ubuntu server remotely using openSSH with a DNS

I want to set up my home ubuntu server running 12.04 to be able to login remotely with putty using a FQDN. How do i get a FQDN and what steps do i take to configure my server to be able to login ...
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Using Serial Port as a Terminal Interface with VMware?

I have the following configuration setup: Ubuntu 12.10 os a virtual machine using VMware. Host OS is Windows 8.1 Terminal Program is Putty as a Serial Terminal in Windows 8.1 Process: Ubuntu VMware ...
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How to run application from terminal forever? [duplicate]

I start jenkins web server using command java -jar jenkins.war. It works great. When I close terminal the application stops. How to make it run even if I close terminal session ?
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Show full server name in command line

I have several servers that have the same prefix in their name: mail.servername. When I have several sessions open (I use PuTTY from Windows 7), it is a minor PITA to figure out which one is which ...
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Sudo unable to resolve host? [duplicate]

I enter this command in PuTTY: sudo ln -s /usr/share/phpmyadmin/ /var/www/phpmyadmin But it returns: sudo: unable to resolve host mysite.com Any suggestions on how I can fix this?
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how can I connect Ubuntu through Windows via localhost?

Display of my laptop is not working, in order to save files in it I want to connect to it from another laptop in localhost and move files to safety. I can connect to it via putty from XP laptop like ...
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I can't remote my ubuntu server 12.04 on VMware workstation 7 from putty

I've just install Ubuntu Server 12.04 on VMware Workstation 7, when i ping to my host 192.168.10.103 is conected, ping to 8.8.8.8 => conected sudo apt-get update or sudo apt-get upgrade -> it's work ...
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How do I make Home and End work in PuTTY SSH with fish shell?

Years ago, an Ubuntu update broke this and I've never found a solution. I have fish as my default shell. Ubuntu 12.10 Locally (Gnome Terminal), Home and End keys work fine in both fish and bash. ...
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Control Linux from Putty in Windows

Is it possible to control a Linux machine (EDIT: like a bash/sudo terminal line) from Putty (or other SSH/Telnet client) that's running off another machine and operating system? I have heard this ...
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How to start Putty in a maximized window?

How to start Putty in a maximized window in Ubuntu 12? When I use Windows, I use this method But in Ubuntu, I don't have this option.
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How to setup manual socks proxy?

I am looking to setup a local socks proxy so that I am able to connect to remote hosts via another ssh client that I've recently found. I usually use putty but have found a new one that seems to ...
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Launching firefox through putty, and open it up in LXDE desktop

I am trying to run from local machine firefox on remote server, and don't know how to accomplish that. I use putty to connect to server and when I type the firefox command, I get Error: no display ...
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Can bash get out of sync with the filesystem?

I may not be phrasing my question correctly, but I'll do my best to explain the symptoms I'm experiencing. First, for context, I'm running an Ubuntu server (no GUI), version 12.04.3 LTS (according the ...
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Anything that converts GUI actions to commands to be sent to remote ubuntu via SSH? [duplicate]

Is there anything that would allow me to run a GUI on client side of SSH(ie on windows)& that would convert the GUI actions made to corresponding commands to be sent via SSH client(in my case ...
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serial port can receive but won't transmit [closed]

I am running a copy putty on a Windows 7 and a Linux box. I have a 3rd Linux box set up where it displays the console in text mode over the serial port. I can use putty on the windows box to the ...
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How to edit sshd_config remotely? A problem of incorrect permissions?

I am trying to remotely edit sshd_config file using WinSCP and putty. Unfortunately, I keep getting the following error- “Cannot overwrite remote file Press delete to delete the file and create a new ...
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Putty alternative on Ubuntu with connection manager

I am looking for a putty alternative on Ubuntu with the ability to save sessions, allow username@hostname connection format, allow coloring of terminal window. I need to connect to a lot of various ...
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Need Help About Using Ubuntu Server

I am using ubuntu in dual boot with windows. I decide to completely move into ubuntu. But a little problem occurs. I am learning to manage server so I am working with a vps. In windows to login SSH I ...
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ssh-agent running but not working when logged in using PuTTY

When I am using the terminal directly on the machine running Ubuntu 13.04 ssh-add works fine using the process: /usr/bin/ssh-agent /usr/bin/dbus-launch --exit-with-session /usr/bin/im-launch ...
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Trying to export xinput information for remote display in 12.04

I am trying to run xinput --list on a remote machine. It seems to work OK on our 10.04 machines but our 12.04 machines don't seem to want to play ball. Basically I use a PuTTY session to connect to ...
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PuTTY X11 proxy: wrong authorisation protocol attempted

I am using putty from windows vista to connect to ubuntu server and run my qtcreator using Xming. I am able to log-in into the server, but I am unable to run qtcreator. the following message ...
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Can no longer access ubuntu 12.04 after a remote reboot using putty

I recently setup a ubuntu 12.04 server. I need to be able to remotely adminsiter it because it will soon be moved to another data center, possibly out of state. I'm currently using Putty to ssh to the ...
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No Daemons Found

For a week, I have been attempting to set up a minecraft server onto an ubuntu server that I have purchased. For the first time, I have successfully set up Multicraft on my server, but all around my ...
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Attempting to Set Up a Minecraft Server

Does anyone have any experience setting up a Minecraft server with Ubuntu using Putty? To clarify, this server will be running off of a host, not my computer. To accomplish this, I need to install ...
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Copy paste not working on ubuntu putty

I have been using putty to connect to one of my client server,here the problem is that copy and paste doesn't work. When I was on windows it used to work and now I want the same thing on ubuntu 13.10. ...
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X forwarding from Ubuntu Server Ed to Windows 7

The Goal: I would like to open a program from my ubuntu server in my windows 7 desktop. Steps Taken: Putty > SSH > X11 check 'enable port forwarding' I have started VNC Viewer in listening mode ...
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Sendmail not working properly

I wanted my joomla website to send emails, so for that I installed sendmail. I tested it by using putty sendmail emailadress@domain.com content of email to check if it was working. I made multiple ...
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Command Prompt Stopped Listening to Me; Feeling Rejected

I'm SSHing into my headless Ubuntu 11.04 Server using PuTTY, and I'm in a byobu session. I started a mysql_safe daemon because I was trying to fix a password problem I was having with mysql. I was ...
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How can I replicate putty's capabilities in gnome-terminal?

I connect to my workplace via citrix. Now to connect to servers, I currently use putty. This is because in putty, I can use the proxy settings options to add connect via HTTP proxy which is set to ...
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server unexpectedly closed network connection

I am not able to connect Ubuntu Server from Windows 8 via Putty... When I tried to connect it I got this Error, "Server unexpectedly closed network connection" Please help me to solve this issue... ...
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how to make putty ssh connection never to timeout when user is idle?

I have a Ubuntu 12.04 server I bought, if I connect with putty using ssh and a sudoer user putty gets disconnected by the server after some time if I am idle How do I configure Ubuntu to keep this ...
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problem accessing ubuntu server through puTTY

I have just installed Ubuntu 64bit on a laptop and it was an easy installation and I started the server then I downloaded and installed puTTY on my other PC running Windows Vista 32bit, both server ...
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How to login from putty to xubuntu

I have a cloud server which is running ubuntu server. I have connected to the server with putty. I have installed xubuntu and gdm but do not know how to login into xubuntu from putty terminal. Any ...
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How do I get SSH server to work with putty client?

I have an Ubuntu 12.04.01 desktop PC, 64-bit. It has openssh-server installed. When I SSH to the server from a linux box it works. But when I use PuTTY from my Windows 7 PC to connect then I just get ...
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Setting up putty key

really hope you can help me here, i have a 12.04 server and a linux pc at home which i set up ssh keygen for with no problems, i want to now gain laptop entry to the server [win7] using putty, i have ...
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Moving folder and subfolder to another path

I need to mve my folder with many subfloder contents to another path. I'm using putty and this is what i tried MV -r fromflderpath tofolderpath Where am i doing wrong ?
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Ask about same software like putty

I want to share document in remote computer. Through which software can be supposed same like putty in UBUNTU 11.10?
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Can't ssh into my ubuntu vps

I have a vps running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and I have installed openSSH but I can't connect to it with putty. I get error saying Network error:Connection timed out. How to fix this?
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I am unable to type polish characters when connecting via ssh

I'm running ubuntu server 12.04 on VirtualBox. When connecting via console, I am able to type in Polish characters just fine (both on the command line as well as in VIM). When connecting via putty, ...
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No terminal colors in Ubuntu Server 12.04

I've tried everything from this duplicate question but I still can't get it to work. The only difference from that question is that when I run env | grep TERM I get TERM=xterm instead of ...
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Alternative for Xshell.

Do anyone knows an alternative for xshell? I have checked and the alternatives mentioned are putty, openssh etc. But I require it mainly for port forwarding and for that xshell works perfectly. Is ...