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Differentiate Ctrl+BackSpace from BackSpace in MobaXTerm

I'm trying to configure zsh (.zshrc) in order to provide two different keystrokes, each one for a different action. While I need Backspace to just delete the previous character, control+backspace ...
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gnome apps very slow to start on on remote X server, other apps ok

I'm using meld to compare some files, on a machine running SLES 15 SP 1, and with the X server running on a Windows desktop; it's MobaXTerm's embedded X server, which I believe is Cygwin'ish. For some ...
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Tab completion and Mobaxterm

I am using Mobaxterm to access cluster that is running on Bash. I have an absurd, but very annoying issue. When I installed Mobaxterm, Tab completion would end the path with a / and if you press it ...
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Ubuntu Server - Allowing user to upload and download across the entire filesystem - sFTP

I'm a Linux newbie. I'm playing around with Ubuntu Server 22 I've got a standard image spun up using AWS. I'm using MobaXTerm as my SSH client it has the facility to upload and create folders/files ...
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Terminal not showing current directory nor user@machine

I recently updated bioconda and after the update, I noticed that I no longer see the current directory nor username@localmachine on my terminal. Before, my terminal would show something like: (base)[...
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Uploading a local file to a server using mobaXterm?

I want to upload files from my local computer to a remote server SSH through MobaXterm. I keep running into different issues that simply don't allow me to do this. I'm running Debian GNU/linux 10 (...
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How to make Windows right-click - Paste work in Linux vim?

When using MobaXTerm on Windows, I ssh into a Linux server, start vim and I can right-click into the terminal window and can choose Paste and it pastes text from the Windows clipboard. When I use git ...
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I accidentally locked my linux root user and now I can't login in

I accidentally added my root user to my sftp group using command: sudo usermod -a -G sftp ubuntu And now everytime I tried to login my linux server it shows this error: I do not have any other users ...
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X11 forwarding not working for same id, signed by different people

2 users both sign onto the linux box with the same id. X11 forwarding works for one and not the other We tried both putty and mobaxterm. We think we verified all the options between the 2 users. ...
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Why does meld get stuck on my remote 3-way comparison?

I'm running a 3-way merge using meld (via git mdiff actually) - on a remote machine. My own machine is Windows 10, and the remote machine is Devuan GNU/Linux Chimaera. While the meld window does come ...
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Why does grep generate "xterm-256color"

I'm working with Ubuntu 16.04.4 LTS. I used Mobaxterm to login remotely. When I execute grep, something weird happened... me@mymachine:/data/myserver/log/server$ grep -rnH 23423 ./*log ... # outputs ...
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tail -f executed of ssh repeat output multiple times

I am trying to monitor a file remotely. Since I cannot install additional useful applications on the source I plan to use tail over ssh to bring the information local where I have more options. Since ...
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How get mobaxterm work with kubectl?

mobaxterm is not able to read kube config setting when using with kubectl. I am using MobaXterm_21.2 installed version. When i run - kubectl version, its woking as expected  kubectl version Client ...
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Perl Tkx module works better through SSH tunnel than direct to X server

Trying to port an ActivePerl (on Windows) to a CENTOS Linux environment. I was startled to find that the perl Tkx module wasn't common beyond ActivePerl, and had to be installed from CPAN, and that ...
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How do I correctly (re)set $DISPLAY?

I connect from a Windows PC to a Linux PC with ssh using MobaXTerm. Within the ssh session, I have a tmux session with a few windows and panes. The ssh session will typically disconnect after a few ...
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How do I use color settings from my vimrc file when connecting to my Centos Linux system using MobaXterm?

I'm using MobaXterm to remotely connect to my Centos system. I need to use Vim specifically commands like vimdiff but it is difficult to use since it doesn't use the color configuration highlighting ...
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wget consistently failing over remote connection

I am trying to download a large data set using wget which consistently fails. For context, I am working from home and remote accessing my server using MobaXTerm. The server requires a proxy module to ...
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How to keep a program with several executable keep running after ssh session closed?

I am working from home on VPN and my exceed or Mobaxterm window seems to close itself often. I am losing all the progress of my runs. The program calls for different executables while running also ...
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Have MobaXterm automatically load a local bashrc when connecting to a remote Linux system?

I routinely use Mobaxterm to SSH to the bash shell of various Linux devices to troubleshoot. I don't have my own account, it's a single root account used for the entire system (it's embedded devices), ...
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Error: Cannot perform an interactive login from a non TTY device

I am using Mobaxterm and starting a local bash terminal, and trying this command. But seeing an error. The same command is working from the cmd windows prompt or powershell. Any suggestions on ...
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How to run Django on Unix server (MobaXterm)?

While server (127.0.0.1) works just fine on PC using Pycharm which uses the Django 'GUI' framework, I've tried to execute the command on unix server (MobaXterm) but it just says that 10.1...1..69 (my ...
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mobaxterm doesn't connection

Mobaxterm doesn't connection through user session. I set passphrase in sha key and after it mobaxterm doesn't connection .And i get error: Disconnected: No supported authentication methods ...
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Download Accelerator for Unix using MobaXterm SSH [closed]

I am using MobaXterm in Windows to SSH into a Unix Server. I am trying to download a large file (>30GB) using MobaXterm and it just times out and then stops. My question: Is there a download ...
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How to test whether my tail is posixly correct?

I'm having problems with a vim interface for the theorem prover HOL: https://github.com/HOL-Theorem-Prover/HOL/tree/master/tools/vim I run it on MobaXterm, a cygwin-based system, and vim is freezing ...
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how to display the files ascending (descending) order on terminal folder?

I am using MobaXterm. In the terminal folder, I have a long list of files, I put a short section of it below. Is there any way to list the files ascending (descending) order? thanks
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Is there any fully Byobu-compatible terminal client for Windows?

I'm trying to use Byobu on a Linux server via SSH from Windows. I've tried with MobaXterm and putty, but some of the F key combinations simply don't work. In MobaXterm there is even a dedicated Byobu ...
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Understanding how MobaXterm keeps an ssh connection alive

I want to have a stable ssh connection to a server where I do things. That would last for days or weeks. In general, one can set TCP keepalive to more than 7200 seconds: Socket reset by peer ever 2 ...
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How to use mobaxterm ssh/SFTP client with root files?

As I understood from How to use SFTP on a system that requires sudo for root access & ssh key based authentication? question there are not simple ways to use SFTP client with root stuff. I wish to ...
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MobaXTerm X11 forwarding issue with UNIX

Ran below commands on MobaXTerm: Using MobaXTerm terminal on windows laptop: > xhost +ulv78.abc.com ulv78.abc.com being added to access control list > ssh -l someuser ulv78.abc.com # RHEL 7.x ...
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Quitting telnet on Linux

Standard escape character is CTRL-] on telnet. https://superuser.com/questions/398/how-to-send-the-escape-character-on-os-x-terminal/427#427 says that on Hungarian keyboard it is CTRL-5. On my ...
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Login via ssh does not source the .cshrc file in my home directory (MobaXTerm Professional)

During my login to my Linux environment via ssh the .cshrc file in my home directory is not read. Each time I had to read this file after login via source ~/.cshrc I use MobaXTerm Professional 10.5 ...
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MobaXterm : How to import session database of PuttyCM

I am currently using PuttyCM based on Putty to store sessions , urls and keys . I'm ow switching to MobaXterm , and i want to import my database session to my MobaXterm menu . Is there any way to ...
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MobaXterm: How to see previous commands' terminal output while still being in VIM? (Equivalent of 'Shift + Page Up' in PuTTY)

What I want (which is possible in PuTTY): 1) Login to a machine (using PuTTY) 2) $ cat /some/file [contents of the /some/file shown on screen] 3) $ vim 4) Press Shift + Page Up Result: I can see ...
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