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

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Nautilus multihop ssh

I would like to use the nautilus (or any other usable GUI file manager) to work on Virtual machine. This VM is running on a remote server, and I can't reach it via ssh from my computer, I have to ...
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SSH copy ID failed

Where should be an error? Local PC is Ubuntu. command: ssh-copy-id user@example.com result: /usr/bin/ssh-copy-id: INFO: attempting to log in with the new key(s), to filter out any that are ...
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Create a shared folder for group of users

I have created a group of users in my Ubuntu server system, so that each one of them can log in through an ssh connection with his username and password. Each user is "locked" in their home directory, ...
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Problems using the start-dfs,sh on hadoop 2.2.0

Im using this tutorial for installing hadoop 2.2.0 http://codesfusion.blogspot.in/2013/10/setup-hadoop-2x-220-on-ubuntu.html I've completed many of the steps successfully but I'm stuck over this ...
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Can t update ssh

I have two server, the first (target) is running my website and can t be rebooted. The second is my backup server. I want backup to be able to rsync to target. I can connect to the two with putty on ...
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How is a login via an ssh private/public key associated with a given user

I've created the private/public key pair using ssh-keygen. I installed the public as described in https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SSH/OpenSSH/Keys And it works without a password, as expected - but ...
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Can curl localhost, but can't access port 80 from LAN

I can't find an answer to this question anywhere. I have ssh access set up, and can tunnel into my server. When on the server, I can curl localhost and get a response: curl localhost However, when ...
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installing ubuntu base system in home folder as non-root

I don't have root acess to a server which is running centos. I need a minimal ubuntu chroot environment in my $HOME . (just the apt-get, repositories etc to install packages and run them in terminal. ...
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How to instantiate SSH session between computers in two networks?

I have the following home network: Ubuntu 12.04.4 -> Router 1 -> Router 2 -> Ubuntu 12.04.2 I am able to make SSH connections if the machines are in one local area network as follows: ...
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SSH tunneling over SSL

On one of my systems there is a firewall forbidding any outgoing unless http(s)... Some users have to ssh but they can't.I tried first to run ssh on port 443 but with no success. I googled it and ...
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terminal + ssh doesn't display UTF correctly

I have a remote server, to which I connect via SSH. On separate Mac OS and Gentoo computers, when I connect to this server, unicode works fine. On my brand new Ubuntu installation, I don't see ...
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Remote into Desktop on ubuntu through ssh

So we have SSH access to a ubuntu server, and we need to setup some programs that require visual access, but we have no clue how to do this through SSH, any help?
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nc: Proxy error: “HTTP/1.0 403 Forbidden”

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 x86_64. I am not able to ssh over proxy to remote host. When I issued: ssh -vl hackep6t 162.251.80.25 I got this output: OpenSSH_6.2p2 Ubuntu-6ubuntu0.1, OpenSSL ...
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Ubuntu Server setup, sync folders, available offline, music etc

I am setting up a Ubuntu Server (13.10) for my home network and need some suggestions on how to go about setting up shares, offline files etc. Here is what I am trying to accomplish: Ability to have ...
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motd displayed twice

So here's the deal. I've created /etc/motd.tail as suggested by Ubuntu documentation which should append STATIC content to /etc/motd . However as well as this work, it displays the MOTD TWICE when I ...
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No motd displaying when logging into SSH

I recently upgraded my box from 13.04 to 13.10. After the upgrade, I ran into some issues with motd displaying twice (specifically, /etc/motd was being displayed after the contents of ...
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how to SSH connection between two ubuntu machines which one of them doesn't have internet?

I have a ubuntu 12.04 virtual machine which able to cennect internet and a beagleboard-xm that includes ubuntu 13.10 os without any internet connection. I want to connect with ssh into the ...
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what is Remmina's “remoteFX” secret to running ANY sort of application remotely?

I am attempting to run an openGL application from a remote pc. Both pc's are on intranet (so GBit connection) and both are running ubuntu 13.04. If I share the desktop of the pc running this openGL ...
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SSH cannot find user directory and fails to login

The connection to SSH seems to work but I get an error and SSH gets closed instantly: It tells me, that it cant chdir to /home/example1 not found The problem is, that example1 isn't even a user and ...
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gedit and ssh “ImportError: No module named 'cairo'”

Short description: I want to run an instance of gedit, provided by my Ubuntu 13.10 "Server" on another Computer. It works via ssh -X, but some plugins cannot be installed (in my case it is ...
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Allow bell for only one terminal

I am using mcabber via ssh, and using mcabber bell for sound of incoming message. In windows I used kitty it allows you to set audio file for terminal bell. In linux I still want to hear mcabber ...
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Terminal freezes on running apt-get or vim

I am using Ubuntu 13.04 on my laptop. I ssh to my EC2 instance which is running Ubuntu 12.04.3 and every time I run sudo apt-get update, it prints some lines and then the terminal freezes. ...
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Remote Ubuntu 12.04 desktop cannot display X on local laptop

I have an Ubuntu 13.04 laptop and an Ubuntu 12.04 desktop. I want to be able to open and see images, windows, and pdf files that are located on the desktop via remote access from my laptop. When I ...
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“ssh-add ~/.ssh” only loads one identity when it should load all of them

me@ubuntu:~/.ssh$ ls id_rsa id_rsa.pub known_hosts two_rsa two_rsa.pub me@ubuntu: ssh-add ~/.ssh me@ubuntu: ssh-add -l 2048 7f:76:9d:b4:ae:f0:72:dd:36:c4:25:02:e0:b5:12:a6 /home/me/.ssh/id_rsa ...
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Can't make a 2nd SSH key login

So a few months ago I setup key based login on my server so that it only accepts key based logins. No passwords ever. For my main user I have a key which I keep in my .ssh folders so I can login to ...
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Remote access a dynamic ip address on a 3g dongle?

I'm new to Ubuntu and trying to figure out if it's possible to have a remote access using ssh keys on a 3g dongle? Is there any possible way? Maybe using a 3g wireless router? How to set-up? Can I ...
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SSH : connection refused after installin freenx

I have my server with Ubuntu-3.10-X64 with working connection and ping; then i installed FreeNX server on my server; then I restarted. After that I can't connect to my server from my laptop using ssh ...
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Can't ssh to instance

I have a linode instance, I was successfully connecting to it via ssh. But I've decided to rebuild my instance and then I can not connect to that instance via ssh. The linode works correctly because ...
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how to use unity-scope-sshsearch?

I used unity-lens-sshsearch on 12.04, 12.10 and 13.04. But after upgrading to 13.10 it's not working any more. (Super+H does nothing) As the lens package is not available on 13.10 I installed ...
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Allowing for SSH Access of Ubuntu 12.04 Server from Pubic IP

I have recently configured an old PC of mine to run Ubuntu 12.04 Server to be used as an FTP Client. However, I want to find out how I can access it from a Remote Desktop (I.e: Not on the Wireless ...
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How to allow terminal executed apps to draw on phone display that runs on ubuntu touch

Using apt-get i've found serval well-known and handy applications, but unofortunately i cannot execute them neither via phone terminal application or trough ssh. I found also that there is no DISPLAY ...
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ubuntu 12.04 lts secure lamp server

So ... i've been been unfortunate with my linux VPS server running 12.04.3 lts. I had a bad php script running that basically opened up for a mysql injection. And because of a stupid configuration ...
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SSH login problem under 12.04 server edition

I've got problem with ssh login after fresh installment of 12.04 server edition. Every time it promotes: Authentication Fail, and I am pretty sure my password is OK. I actually tried several ssh ...
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Connection mystery with ssh

I've run into a problem with ssh that has me completely stumped (and our department IT guy as well): Up until a few days ago I had no problems accessing my files on our departmental server (university ...
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svn, ssh: Connection refused most of the time; other computers can connect

I am running Ubuntu 12.04.3 and svn as well as ssh (to servers) only works sometimes in a short time window after booting my computer, but most of the time I get "Connection refused". The problem only ...
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Can the admin of a SSH server monitor internet traffic?

I use SSH Tunnelling + socks4/5 to browse securely, but a certain question came up in my mind, can the administrator of that SSH server monitor my traffic? like see which websites I am visiting, ...
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ssh loing to a machine timed out

I'm trying to ssh to a machine, but it hangs and gets timed out. $ ssh root@<ip address> -v OpenSSH_6.1p1 Debian-4, OpenSSL 1.0.1c 10 May 2012 debug1: Reading configuration data ...
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How to setup two virtual machines to connect via openssh?

I have host computer mac running two Ubuntu as guest machines. I would like to set up ssh connection between these two virtual machines. Both guest machines are equipped with open-ssh server/client. ...
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chroot sftp not able to login

I am trying to set up sftp access on my server and chroot the users into a samba share. When I edit /etc/ssh/sshd_config and add Match Group sftpusers ChrootDirectory /srv/samba/share ForceCommand ...
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How can I make it so when I ssh myself my system info shows up when I log in?

I have a vds and when I log in my system info shows up and I'm wondering how I can do this with my desktop that's running 12.04 LTS because I love the feature. Here is a picture that shows the ...
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inotify in a remote shell and get the output back

My problem is very similar this one: inotify not fast enough Except I am running inotify in a remote shell. I need to monitor for file change on machineA from machineB. machineB has ssh access to ...
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tunneling x11vnc through ssh on a non standard port to ubuntu computer tightvnc

I have been stuck with setting up my virtual desktop on my ubuntu laptop. I am running ubuntu to ubuntu with x11vnc I start the process on my laptop as follows: " ssh -L5904:localhost:5900 -p Port ...
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SSH password problem

i have connected 2 machines via Ethernet cable, 192.168.1.2(master) & 192.168.1.3(slave). I can ssh both and even ping command also works fine. Trouble is while running Hadoop & Nutch i have ...
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SSH connection to AWS EC2 servers terminate often

I am using ubuntu os as i am trying to cloud machine. SSH connection to AWS EC2 servers terminate often, what configuration needs to be modified so that we could minimize the remote shell from being ...
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ssh tunnel in and connect to local machine

Have a server setup and I can ssh in with putty via port forward and open a gui page, and webmin and command line. Once I have logged in, I want to be able to access other ip addresses via web page ...
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Login to webmin with user has no password (SSH)

I have an simple Ubuntu 12.04 instance running on AWS EC2 I have webmin installed and accessable, but am presented with a login requiring username and password. As part of the AWS install, you don't ...
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SSH Key / Password Issue

I am running Ubuntu 12.04LTS. I am trying to upload to github via SSH. I generated my key using keygen, and made sure that github has the key as specified. However, when I try to ssh in I keep ...
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Teamviewer will not connect to Ubuntu 13.04 host

Teamviewer on the Windows 7 machine gets stuck with the "Connecting..." message when trying to connect to my Ubuntu host. I have correctly (to my knowledge) set the --passwd and gotten the daemon ...
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How to configure ssh authentication with ldap without password

I need to setup ssh authtication with ldap without using password like amazon EC2 instance with pam file. Also if I need to use this with multiple servers, How can I configure that?
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Match directive breaks SSH

On my Ubunut server 12.04 LTS machine, I try to add a user with only sFTP or FTP access. Let's call him 'Jim' for now. Jim only needs access to a directory /var/www/example.com. So far I've tried ...