SSH, otherwise known as "Secure Shell", is a method for securely connecting to a remote computer.

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Why do I get this warning from Gnome keyring in Xubuntu?

I have installed xubuntu-desktop ontop of a stock Ubuntu installation. When using ssh, or more specifically git, I always get this warning WARNING: gnome-keyring:: couldn't connect to: ...
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How to run app “quietly” on ubuntu vps via ssh

I have an ubuntu vps and I want to run an app through ssh but I want to do it "quietly". I mean, when I for example start top, it is displayed in my ssh console and I don't have access to my vps ...
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Can anyone recommend a good chroot ssh tutorial/ how to for Ubuntu 12.04 LTS [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Simplest & Easy Way To Jail Users I'm looking for a good how-to/tutorial on setting up a chrooted ssh environment on Ubuntu 12.04LTS. I'm NOT interested in chrooted ...
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Cannot login via SSH after installing LAMP via Tasksel

After install LAMP via Tasksel I cannot log in anymore via SSH: connection refused. I'm sure that install LAMP this way causes this problem. I had this once before. I'm still connected via SSH, so ...
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Ubuntu SSH client not connecting to VPS, however putty is?

I am using Ubuntu on my laptop, and am trying to SSH into my VPS with this command: ssh root@liamwli.co.uk -p xxxx (Port removed for security) It doesn't connect however. If I add the -vvv ...
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How to prevent ecryptfs from umounting home if tmux is still running?

I have a server, which i access over ssh. Sometimes i like to run some scripts (some of them in the background) in tmux and then detach it, close the connection and access tmux later. But ...
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Laptop keyboard stops working after x2x install and use

I'm new to linux/ubuntu and I have encountered a little problem: After installing x2x (following ubuntu community documentation about x2x) my laptop keyboard no longer works. The x2x system worked ...
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Connection timeout for ssh server

I'm trying to setup openssh-server, but I'm having some issues connecting. I changed the port to something non-standard (57757) and then set my router to forward to that port. On my LAN, I'm able to ...
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rsa, ssh and repository

I'm using kubuntu and I generated a key using this command: mkdir ~/.ssh chmod 700 ~/.ssh ssh-keygen -t rsa and I prompted the passphrase and the location here: Generating public/private rsa key ...
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Reverse SSH Tunnel Issue

I'm working on setting up an unattended Ubuntu PC with Ubuntu Server 12.04 Minimal, and since this PC will be placed in a remote location with no keyboard or screen (unattended), I need to have a ...
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Why do I get “connection refused” errors connecting to a server via SSH?

I've installed Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS on it with the LAMP stack. I can ping it but when I try to connect to it the server can't be found. When I try to connect with WinSCP I get the error Network error: ...
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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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It is possible to use ssh shared connections and preventing getting them closed?

If you ever used ssh shared connection you may also encounter the: Shared connection to <hostname> closed. Now, my question is if there is a way that would allow you to benefit from the ...
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Intermittent `Error: cannot open display: localhost:10.0` with Vagrant

I've set up a Vagrant VM with X forwarding. I'm connecting to it with the following command (to improve X performance): ssh -c arcfour,blowfish-cbc -XC vagrant@VM-NAME This works fine; I log into ...
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Setup OpenSSH-HPN in Ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: hpn-ssh on ubuntu server I have setup openssh in in Ubuntu12.10. the version it shows OpenSSH_6.0p1 Debian-3ubuntu1, OpenSSL 1.0.1c 10 May 2012 Does this version ...
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SSH Process not Killed on Remote Machine when the Remote System Unexpectedly Disconnects

I have a question to which I haven't been able to find an answer. I have two computers, both of which run Ubuntu 12.04. I keep one of my computers at home and use SSH to connect to it from the other ...
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I can not log into another Linux machine

I can not log into another Linux box and I have tried using this form ssh my-user-name@my-server-ip but it returns the error after 3 tries to permission denied (publickey,password)
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Suspending the current ssh connection

I'm new to Ubuntu and trying to learn ssh connections. I learned trick to suspend the current SSH connection and come back to localhost using: ~ + Ctrl-Z When I press Shift+~, I suppose that the ~ ...
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SSH: How to handle missing: /home/USER/.ssh/known_hosts [closed]

I have a old laptop that I'm using to learn Ubuntu Server 12.10. Prior to reformatting and installing Ubuntu Server, Ubuntu Desktop was used. With Ubuntu Desktop, I was using a no-ip.com hosted ...
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SSH need password but i have generated rsa key

i have generated rsa key and add it to server's ~/.ssh/authored_keys. why i nedd password when i ssh server? my local name is A and server name is B(a root user).do i need create a user named A?
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SSH Commandline - Ubuntu x64 dedicated server raid-0 array creation LOG [ After reboot : Disk /dev/md127 doesn't contain a valid partition table ]

I followed this tutorial but failed as it seems, i tried for a couple times, here i throw the towel: ht-tp://www.rustyrazorblade.com/2012/07/setting-up-raid0-in-ubuntu-12-04-in-aws-high-io/ ...
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How to install software raid 0 on ubuntu 12.04 server with mdadm?

I need to install a software raid-0 array on a Ubuntu 12.04 server with mdadm through commandline (SSH). The drive setup is as follows: SDA = OS SSD SDB = HDD for raid 0 SDC = HDD for raid ...
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How to connect via SSH from VirtualBox to Windows

I'm running Ubuntu in VirtualBox and I want to connect via SSH to Host (Windows 7). Is it possible? I need someone to explain me.
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Providing SSH tunnling, what to think about when configuring Ubuntu Server

Recently I've considered, mostly as a pet project, to set up accounts for a closed group of users via SSH to my box with the purpose of SSH tunnling things like web traffic -- some of it for friends ...
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How to set up an rsync backup to Ubuntu securely?

I have been following various other tutorials and blog posts on setting up a Ubuntu machine as a backup "server" (I'll call it a server, but it's just running Ubuntu desktop) that I push new files to ...
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How to close sftp connections made by dolphin?

after using dolphin to connect to a ssh site, for example: sftp://myserver.com and using my user and pass... how can I close that connection so I can log in with another user? It does always auto ...
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create log file just for ssh

I use ubuntu 10.04, contained ssh. I want to create a log file that stores all the activity on ssh (only ssh). Like in /var/log/auth.log but only for ssh. Like /var/log/ssh.log. So, file ssh.log will ...
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How enable desktop sharing for VPS server ubuntu 12.04

I just got a vps server running 12.04, I have ssh access but I don't know how access GUI and remote desktop
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Mount ecryptfs automatically after ftp login

How can I get my ubuntu server 12.04 to automatically mount the encrypted home partition after an ftp login? It will automatically mount after an ssh login and I can then access the encrypted ...
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Define outgoing ip address when using ssh

I have an ubuntu server machine (12.04) with 4 IP addresses for different websites that require unique ssl certificates. I sometimes ssh out from this box and the box I am going to I have to tell it ...
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Can I install an Ubuntu app from remote laptop?

Is their a way to push/send and ubuntu-app/deb-file to be install on my Ubuntu laptop? Usecase... Laptop 1. I find an app, I need to install! But I´am not at home. I just push it to my other ...
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How can I get last update time from ssh

I'm having problems getting last update time(like I see sometimes in Update Manager). Do you think it's possible to get from SSH a file/command that will show last update check for the current system ...
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SSH Does not start on boot [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to disable X at boot time? I just dd the Ubuntu 12.10 Windows Installer, did the updates, and upgraded. sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get -y upgrade sudo apt-get -y ...
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How to monitor website stats from the terminal?

is there any way to monitoring the stats from my own website .. like example.com .. just via our terminal without installing plugins .. so we can see real time visitor and bots came and go at website ...
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ssh-agent is not used when ssh is launched from panel launcher (via `gnome-terminal --command`)

I have everything set up so that after I log in and add proper identity to ssh-agent using ssh-add from a gnome-terminal window, I do not have to enter the passphrase again when I invoke ssh myserver. ...
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How connect to a ssh server from Nautilus on startup automatically?

I try to connect to the server from the startup automatically. How could I do it to see the server files on Nautilus?
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ssh client times out to some servers, works on others

I have a strange problem and I'm not sure where to begin. My ssh client works on some servers but times out on others. Obviously, I checked that the servers are accessible via ssh from other ...
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I am not able to login to another laptop

I am using this command: userA :~$ sudo ssh userB@192.168.1.3 It says ssh: connect to host 192.168.1.3 port 22: connection refused. I want to login remote & this is not working. In a forum ...
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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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SSH from external network refused

I've installed open-ssh-server on my home computer(running Lubuntu 12.04.1) in order to connect to it from school. This is how I've set up the sshd_config file: # Package generated configuration file ...
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Can't connect to a remote server with Nautilus and a private key

The remote server requires a private key and passphrase for authentication. I'm trying to connect to the server as root (on that server) from Nautilus running on behalf of my non-root account on my ...
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How to make DD make a copy of my iPod's harddrive into my computer?

I'm trying to do this, I'm sure you don't wanna read all that then I'll make a resume on it: A file was accidentally deleted on a iPod4, I need to recover it and I've been able to do all the process ...
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How can I make ssh-copy-id use a port other than 22?

How can I make ssh-copy-id use a port other than 22? I tried it with -p but I get: ssh-copy-id -p XXX XXXX@XX.XX.XX.XX Bad port 'umask 077; test -d ~/.ssh || mkdir ~/.ssh ; cat >> ...
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How do I include a password with SSH command? (want to make shell script)

I'm trying to SSH to a server on startup with a .sh script, but that will require me to enter the password for the account on the server that I'm SSHing to. I did some RTFMing, and I see in "-o" that ...
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See output from another user account

So here's the setup: I have a remote computer running a program directly in CLI from user account NN. If I SSH into the same user account NN, is it possible to see the output of the program running ...
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What's the meaning of: /dev/rdisk0s1 and /dev/rdisk0s2s1?

I'm trying to use SSH to make a disk image by using DD on an iPod. And I'm using this commands: ssh root@192.168.1.100 dd if=/dev/rdisk0s1 bs=1M | dd of=iphone-root.img ssh root@192.168.1.100 dd ...
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Is it possible to use DD to obtain splited images from a hard-drive?

My piano teacher asked me to record one of his recitals with his iPod (3-4 generation, not so sure) and I did it. While trying to edit it, he accidentaly deleted it, I'm trying to recover. After some ...
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How to check “apt-get upgrade” status after losing ssh connection?

Usually I upgrade my Ubuntu installation through a ssh connection. Sometimes this ssh connection would be lost or I would accidentally close the terminal window. It is possible to check the upgrade ...
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SSH Tunneling Suddenly Not Working

I have a home PC running Ubuntu 12.10. In order to make sure that my data isn't being monitored in public, I had in the past used a subscription VPN service. I decided to research alternatives and I ...
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.bashrc not run when SSH-ing in as a user who has home dir encryption [duplicate]

If I SSH into an Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS server as a user with home dir encryption, I get a really plain shell (no default .bashrc run). If I log in via console (of course causing the home directory to be ...